Media Release | October 10, 2017
A new seismic-resistant, fibre-reinforced concrete developed at the University of British Columbia will see its first real-life application this fall as part of the seismic retrofit of a Vancouver elementary school.
Media Release | June 13, 2017
UBC engineers have developed a more resilient type of concrete using recycled tires that could be used for concrete structures like buildings, roads, dams and bridges while reducing landfill waste.
Media Release | September 29, 2016
A rural village in India has a better connection to the world, thanks to an innovative UBC-developed road design that resists heavy rains, intense heat and poor drainage.
March 7, 2016
For many remote communities, including First Nations communities, clean drinking water is far from assured.
Media Release | May 1, 2014
Canada and India have joined forces to reduce water-related diseases and improve water quality through a new $3-million (CDN) research partnership.