The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering includes the following laboratory and office facilities. In addition to facilities on the Boston campus, a significant expansion of facilities on the Burlington Campus is completed with the construction of the Laboratory for Structural Testing of Resilient and Sustainable Systems (STReSS Laboratory) at the George J. Kostas Center for Homeland Security. The department facilities include:

 

Grand Opening George J. Kostas Institute for Homeland Security

On September 22, 2011 Northeastern University held the grand opening of the George J. Kostas Research Institute for Homeland Security and the STReSS Laboratory.

 

4th Floor of Snell Engineering Center:

  • Department headquarters, all offices for faculty, staff, and visitors, conference rooms
  • 38-seat undergraduate computer/design studio
  • CEE graduate student and post-doctoral associate offices (new in 2010)
  • Environmental chemistry/process laboratory with two walk-in environmental chambers
  • Environmental analytical laboratory (new in 2008)
  • Biotechnology/genomics laboratory (new in 2010)
  • Geoenvironmental engineering laboratory (renovated in 2011)

Ground Floor of Snell Engineering Center:

  • Teaching laboratories for surveying, construction materials, structures, fluids, and soil mechanics (new in 2008), including a range of equipment for laboratory instruction
  • CEE graduate student and post-doctoral associate offices (new in 2008)
  • Sensor development and health monitoring laboratory (new in 2009)
  • Testbed for crosshole radar
  • Intelligent diagnostics laboratory
  • Wind engineering testbed laboratory
  • Shake table for dynamic simulation
  • Seismic monitoring station
  • Structural and geotechnical testing laboratories
  • Environmental engineering research laboratory (new in 2011)
  • Fully outfitted and staffed machine shop

Egan Engineering Research Center

  • Environmental organic chemistry laboratory (new in 2014)

118a Mugar Hall

  • Biotechnology/genomics laboratory (new in 2016)

057 Richards Hall

  • Wind tunnel testing facility

357 Dana Hall

  • CEE graduate student and post-doctoral associate offices (new in 2014)

301A Ell Hall

  • CEE graduate student and post-doctoral associate offices (new in 2014)

404 Cushing Hall

  • CEE graduate student and post-doctoral associate offices (new in 2013)

009 Forsyth Hall

  • Sustainability and Data Sciences Laboratory (new in 2012)
  • CEE graduate student and post-doctoral associate offices (new in 2012)
  • VOTERS headquarters and sensing and health monitoring laboratory (new in 2014)

501 Stearns Hall

Gainesbourgh Garage

George J. Kostas Research Institute for Homeland Security, Northeastern University Innovation Campus in Burlington

Marine Science Center, Northeastern University Campus in Nahant

  • 12A Marine Science Center, Northeastern University Campus in Nahant (new in 2016)

CEE Laboratory Safety Plan Information