Crew working on a pipeline.

CU Boulder hosts inaugural construction safety summit

Nov. 15, 2021

The University of Colorado Boulder hosted a global conference on construction safety in early November. Attendees of the inaugural Safety Summit included 150 in-person and 100 virtual guests representing nearly 80 U.S. and international companies in the construction industry. Sponsored by the Construction Safety Research Alliance at CU Boulder, the...

Amy Javernick-Will

Gender disparities in engineering are a problem, CU Boulder researchers offer a solution

July 20, 2021

A new paper published by University of Colorado researchers found that female engineers are more likely to ask questions to gain more information, and they’re likely to ask those questions of other women. While not surprising, the findings reflect a disadvantage for women when it comes to professional growth in...

Keith Molenaar

Professor earns ASCE-CI Peurifoy Construction Research Award

Feb. 22, 2021

Professor Keith Molenaar has been awarded the 2021 Peurifoy Construction Research Award by the American Society of Civil Engineers Construction Institute (ASCE-CI) Construction Research Council.

Students from the civil engineering senior design class with Kiewit and Denver Water teams at Northwater Treatment Plant on CO93 near Golden.

Innovative partnership prepares infrastructure engineers

Nov. 18, 2020

The University of Colorado Boulder has partnered with Kiewit, one of the nation’s largest construction and engineering organizations, to launch the Kiewit Design-Build Program.