NEW! CUIRE offers 1/2 Day Inspector Training and Certification Schools in Conjunction with UCT 2015
on Sunday and Monday, January 25 and 26, in Houston!

Benefits of Attending

General Information


Hotel Reservation

UCT 2015

CUIRE Faculty




8:00 AM to 12:00 Noon


1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Pipe School

Mud School

Geotechnical School

Auger Boring (Bore and Jack) and Ramming

Monday, January 26, 2015

Advanced Horizontal Directional Drilling School (HDD)

Planning and Design

Advanced Horizontal Directional Drilling School (HDD)


Pipe Lining and Renewal School

Pilot Tube and Microtunneling School


Register early! Prices change on December 1, 2014!



Early Registration

BEFORE Dec. 1, 2014

Regular Registration

AFTER Dec. 1, 2014










See Latest CUIRE Newsletters!

Published at Underground Construction,

August 2014

Published at Trenchless Technology, July 2014

Welcome to CUIRE!

The Center for Underground Infrastructure Research and Education (CUIRE) was established in 2002 with the goal of promoting research, development, and training in underground infrastructure construction and renewal technologies. The Primary goal of CUIRE is to provide leadership in research, outreach and education activities, which enhances safety, cost-effectiveness, construction productivity, environmental improvement in construction and renewal of the aging underground infrastructure.

CUIRE is committed to excellence in research and dedicated to providing programs which increase awareness of infrastructure technologies and methodologies. CUIRE works closely with the industry, government agencies, professional and trade associations, and welcomes membership from all sectors to assure its research and educational topics are relevant and essential to the future of the underground infrastructure.

As part of its mission, CUIRE offers training and certification courses™ for engineers, inspectors, government agencies, and contractors. For more information on our upcoming certification courses contact us.


CUIRE Board Members

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