NSF Awards Grant for Servo-Hydraulic Test Machine
May 22, 2007
The National Science Foundation has awarded Cal Poly $190,500 to acquire a 110,000 lb (500 kN) capacity materials testing machine manufactured by MTS Systems Corporation.
Concrete Canoe Team Headed to Nationals
May 10, 2007
Cal Poly engineering students from the Society of Civil Engineers placed first against 16 other universities in the 2007 Pacific Southwest Regional Conference (PSWRC), Concrete Canoe event and third in the conference overall.
SCE Helps High Schoolers Test Their Bridge-Building Mettle
May 03, 2007
Popsicle sticks and water-based glue. Those were the only materials allowed in the recent bridge-building contest sponsored by Cal Poly Society of Civil Engineers (SCE).
Industry Leader Sponsors CE Lab
May 02, 2007
Kiewit, a leader in heavy construction responsible for building some of the most modern and technically challenging bridges in North America, is set to be the new sponsor of a civil engineering lab on campus.