The University of Iowa

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Civil & Environmental Engineering
School Retrofit Rendering

Volga Old School and Gymnasium Retrofit Engineering & Design

As part of their Senior Design Capstone course, Civil & Environmental Engineering students created design alternatives for new uses of the former school building in Volga. The city of Volga, Iowa, requested designs for a project that would refit...
Volga Opera House

Volga Opera House Renovations Engineering & Design

As part of the Senior Design Capstone Course, Civil & Environmental Engineering students provided designs and cost estimates for the renovation of a historic opera house in Volga, Iowa. Since its official opening in 1914, the opera house in...
Existing Bridge in Volga

Volga Pedestrian Bridge and Trail Engineering & Design

As part of the Senior Design Capstone Course, Civil & Environmental Engineering students provided designs and costs estimates for a pedestrian bridge spanning the Volga River, to replace a bridge that had been partially destroyed by flooding, as...
Volga Firestation Expansion Rendering

Volga Fire Station Expansion Engineering & Design

As part of their Senior Design Capstone course, Civil & Environmental Engineering students created designs for a building expansion for the fire station in Volga, Iowa. The Volga Fire Station is in need for an expansion to accommodate additional...
Volga Stormwater Improvement Focus Areas

Volga Stormwater Management Engineering & Design

As part of their Senior Design Capstone course, Civil & Environmental Engineering students created designs stormwater management improvements to mitigate flooding issues in Volga. The city of Volga suffers from severe flooding during the spring...

Manchester Water Source Protection Engineering & Design

As part of their Senior Design Capstone course, Civil & Environmental Engineering students created design alternatives for water source protection in areas within and surrounding Manchester, Iowa. The City of Manchester has levels of nitrates...

Manchester Site Development and Stormwater Management

As part of their Senior Design Capstone course, Civil & Environmental Engineering students created designs for development of a new residential neighborhood in Manchester, as well as a stormwater management plan for the site. The City of...
Treynor, Iowa

Treynor Pedestrian Infrastructure

As part of the Senior Design Capstone Course, Civil & Environmental Engineering students provided designs of pedestrian infrastructure and sidewalk connectivity for the city of Treynor, Iowa. The students also considered a redesign of the main...
Sidney, Iowa

Sidney Safe Routes to School Trail Design

As part of the Senior Design Capstone Course, Civil & Environmental Engineering students identified trail route alternatives connecting the Sidney community to the Sidney High School located just outside of town, and provided the trail design...