The University of Iowa

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Project Partners Surveying Land at Camp Courageous

Multipurpose Trail System

As part of their Senior Capstone Course, Civil & Environmental Engineering students will identify and connect points of interest on the Camp Courageous grounds with ADA-compliant nature trails for all campers to use. Camp Courageous' grounds...
Students surveying in the woods

Cultural Education Center

Civil & Environmental Engineering students enrolled in the Senior Design Capstone course will design a site plan for an ADA-compliant cultural education center at Camp Courageous. Camp Courageous officials are requesting a cultural education...
Team of students surveying land for stormwater management facilities

Stormwater Quality and Detention

Civil & Environmental Engineering students will design stormwater management facilities to reduce contaminant load and stormwater velocity throughout the watershed. Camp Courageous officials are actively looking for stormwater management...
Group of students and Camp Courageous officials discussing Wellhead Protection project

Well Head Protection at Camp Courageous

As part of their Senior Design Capstone course, Civil & Environmental Engineering students will explore alternatives and make recommendations to reduce contaminants in the source water that serves Camp Courageous. Camp Courageous is a 501(c)(3)...
A culvert in Bellevue

Bellevue Flood Mitagation and Stormwater Management

As part of their Senior Design Capstone course, Civil & Environmental Engineering students created designs for flood impact mitigation measures in Bellevue, Iowa, including culvert improvements, drainage channels, and residentail flood walls...
Clinton Sawmill Museum logo

Clinton Sawmill Museum Event Center Engineering & Design

As part of their Senior Design Capstone course, Civil & Environmental Engineering students created designs for an Event Center in Clinton, Iowa. The Clinton Sawmill Museum located in Clinton, IA, expressed interest in a two level event space...
Amphitheater Rendering

Clinton Sawmill Museum Amphitheater Engineering & Design

As part of their Senior Design Capstone course, Civil & Environmental Engineering students created designs for an outdoor Amphitheater in Clinton, Iowa. The Sawmill Museum in Clinton Iowa has requested a design proposal for an outdoor...
Rail Crossing Overpass

Pedestrian Overpass for 4th Street Rail Crossing

Civil & Environmental Engineering students will design a pedestrian overpass that prevents unsafe crossings at a busy railroad and street intersection in Waterloo, Iowa. The City of Waterloo is exploring ways to improve safety and mobility at a...
Edison Site

Master Plan for former Edison School site

Civil & Environmental Engineering students created a site development plan for the area around the former Edison Elementary school building. The City of Waterloo is considering alternatives for redevelopment of a site that was the location of...
Pedestrian Bridge

Cedar Prairie Trail Pedestrian Bridge Replacement

Civil & Environmental Engineering students created a design for replacement of a pedestrian bridge for the Cedar Prairie Trail in Waterloo, Iowa. The City of Waterloo hopes to replace two pedestrian bridges along the Cedar Prairie Trail that...