Railway Project Design and Construction (CEE 411) Course Updates

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NuRail Project IDNURail2012-UIUC-E08
Project TitleRailway Project Design and Construction (CEE 411) Course Updates
UniversityUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Principal InvestigatorTyler Dick
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Agency ID or Contract NumberDTRT12-G-UTC18 (Grant 1)
Start Date2012-10-01
End Date2013-05-31
Brief Description of Research ProjectThe proposal involves updates and new materials for the UIUC CEE 411 "Railway Project Design and Construction" course. This effort will develop new and revised course materials to expand coverage of key concepts that influence the design and construction of railway projects. A focus of the effort will be to incorporate rail-specific CAD design software into the course lectures and assignments for the first time.
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Final ReportNURail2012-UIUC-E08-Final-Report.pdf