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National stature: Civil Engineering programs continue to rise to the top

Lawrence Technological University Magazine - Winter 2015/16


Better road funding pitched by governor at LTU


July 2014 - Michigan Governor, Rick Snyder, visits Dr. Nabil grace at Lawrence Tech to discuss innovative carbon fiber technology for use in MDOT projects.


Lawrence Tech hosts transportation officials for bridge research
Published: Sunday, July 21, 2013 - Oakland Press


Govenor Rick Snyder visits CIMR to discuss Transportation & Infrastructure


Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder calls for road funding overhaul in special message - Oakland Press - Oct. 27, 2011 
Michigan's Structure of Infrastructure - Technology Century - Summer 2011  

LTU adds testing instrument - Oakland Press - August, 2, 2011  


Testing of Decked Bulb-T Beam Bridge System
Lawrence Tech Tests New Bridge Technology - CBSDetroit.com - July, 7, 2011
Lawrence Tech research key in remaking bridges - Observer and Eccentric - July 10, 2011

Video clip of bridge test from WXYZ local news
 

 

How to Build a Better Bridge - March 15, 2011 - Detroit Free Press  
MDOT will use materials tested at Lawrence Tech - March 2011 - Lawrence Tech Press Release  
Grace guides third international workshop on sustainability - July 2010 -TechNews.ltu.edu
Dillon details plan for economy, other policies - June 26, 2010 - The Oakland Press  
Innovative Materials Bridge Partnership between Tardec and Lawrence Tech  - Special 2010 Edition - Accelerate Magazine  
LTU awarded 1.6 million for Armor Developement - December 31, 2009 - Southfield Sun 
Novel bridge bends a bunch before it breaks
- May 21, 2009 - Observer & Eccentric  
LTU, MDOT Study Use of Carbon Fiber to Replace Steel on Bridges, Overpasses - May 11, 2009 - Detroit Auto Scene 
Lawrence Tech Selected for Defense Testing Chamber
- October 27, 2008 - Crain's Detroit Business
Lawrence Tech Dedicates CIMR - May 4, 2008 - Great Lakes IT Report
10 Research Projects to Watch - December 31, 2007 - Crain's Detroit Business 
- From Ann Arbor Business Review
Southfield provides test site, new bridge materials - Spring 2007 - Southfield Business News  
Research to Watch - May 2007 - Crain's Detroit Business
Building a Better Bridge - March 2007 - The Detroit News  
Lawrence Tech professor takes on student ethics issue with NSF grant - March 2007 - Oakland Business Review
Southfield, LTU in front for bridge replacements - March 2007 - Southfield Eccentric 
Building Strong Leaders - Lawrence Tech Emphasizes Growth - Detroit Free Press 
Grants Bolster Bridge Research - The Oakland Press 
Lawrence Tech's Focus on the Future - Detroit Free Press 
Prof Helps Develop Rust-free Bridges - October 1999 - The Detroit News  

 

JOURNALS

Civil Engineering Hero - November 2007 - Detroiter Magazine 
Bridge over a Troubled Infrastructure  
Capturing the Future at LTU  
What's Happening at Michigan Universities in Transportation Technology - Februaury/March 2007 - Technology Century  
First CFRP Bridge in the USA - February 2003 - Research Record 
US-131 Rehabilitation Uses SMA - February 1997 - Michigan Contractor & Builder  

 

2007 TELEVISION BROADCASTS

 

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 WXYZ Evening News 08/02/07
 WDIV Evening News 08/02/07
 FOX 2 at Five 08/02/07
 WXYZ Midday 08/02/07
 WXYZ News report 03/21/07