Student Spotlight: Arturo F. Espinoza-Luque

Published July 24, 2018

Arturo F. Espinoza-Luque is a recent graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) who is now working as an engineering associate at Applied Pavement Technology, Inc. right near his alma mater. Arturo is part of APTech’s State and National Agencies Group, where he develops research reports, carries out field surveys, and designs and analyses pavements.Read More

PI Spotlight: Youssef Hashash

Published July 24, 2018

Youssef Hashash is the William J. and Elaine F. Hall Endowed Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (UIUC). He served as principal investigator on Illinois Center for Transportation/Illinois Department of Transportation (ICT/IDOT) project R27-SP16 “Evaluation of Horizontal Directional Drilling.”  He is currently the PI on follow-up project R27-198: “Development of Guidelines for Implementation of Horizontal Directional Drilling.”Read More

ICT Students, Engineers, and Boy Scouts Help Find the Forgotten

Published June 20, 2018

Illinois Center for Transportation (ICT) students and engineers are using their expertise to find the graves of forgotten soldiers, all the while helping some local boy scouts.

Bryant Cemetery is nestled in a close-knit community of farm homes and sprawling cornfields in the Village of Mohamet. It is Champaign County’s oldest burial grounds. Read More