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Washington Center for Asphalt Technology A Novel and Sustainable Asphalt Research Center


Ribbion Cutting of Kiewit Asphalt Lab. Thank you, Kiewit!

On October 20th, 2016, Max Kirk, associate professor, Don Bender, interim dean of Voiland College, Balasingam Muhunthan, chair of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and Scott Cassels, executive vice president of Kiewit Corporation, celebrated the new Kiewit Asphalt Laboratory and the Kiewit Construction Management Classroom. Kiewit Corporation, one of the largest construction companies in North America, provided support to renovate the asphalt lab. Faculty in the Washington Center for Asphalt Technology (WCAT) conduct leading research in characterization and modeling of pavement materials, pavement design and structural analysis, and pavement evaluation and rehabilitations. Thank you, Kiewit!