Labs/Facilities

Dedicated technology labs provide application-oriented learning experiences with “real-world equipment,” making graduates career-ready and attractive to prospective employers.

By partnering with industry, the technology laboratories are maintained at state-of-the-art levels. The following is a list of laboratory and computing facilities and the associated tools and equipment that support instruction in the Construction Science and Organizational Leadership Department:

A teaching laboratory for lectures and hands-on experiments in construction scheduling, construction management, materials testing, soils and land surveying. Includes 25 Windows workstations.

Lab software includes:

  • Computer Aided Design:AutoCAD, Architectural AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Revit.
  • Structural Calculations: Visual Analysis Edu, MD Solids.
  • Cost Estimating: CostWorks.
  • Project SchedulingPrimavera, MS Project.

 

 

A teaching/research facility with state-of-the-art equipment for testing soils according to the American Society for Testing and Materials.

Lab software includes:

  • Structural Calculations: Data Studio, Logger Pro, Visual Analysis Edu, MD Solids, Convert.
  • Project Management: MS Project.

 

 

 

A teaching/research facility with state-of-the-art equipment for testing the performance and durability of construction materials and structures. The lab includes a teaching area for environmental-health hazards students are likely to face in industry. 

Lab software includes:

  • Structural Calculations: Data Studio, Logger Pro, Visual Analysis Edu, MD Solids, Convert.
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    A fully configured teaching laboratory offering hands-on training in computer-aided design and sketching (in courses covering residential and commercial construction, route surveying and land surveying), estimating and construction costs and bidding. Equipped for outputting E-size plots, it includes 30 Windows student workstations.

    Lab software includes:

    • Computer Aided Design: AutoCAD, Architectural AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Revit.
    • Structural Calculations: Visual Analysis Edu, MD Solids.
    • Cost Estimating: CostWorks.
    • Project Scheduling Primavera, MS Project

     

     

    A teaching/research facility with equipment for testing different construction materials–concrete, wood, steel–well as structures. Equipment for testing of performance and durability is also available.

    Lab software includes:

    • Structural Calculations: Data Studio, Logger Pro, Visual Analysis Edu, MD Solids, Convert

     

     

     

    A teaching/research facility with state-of-the-art equipment for testing materials, systems, performance and durability.

    Lab software includes:

    • Structural Calculations: Visual Analysis Edu, MD Solids, Convert