The Fascitelli Center for Advanced Engineering was completed in 2018.

The geotechnical engineering facilities at URI include a wide range of equipment and resources to support both research and teaching activities. The facilities include an advanced soil testing laboratory, Cone Penetration Testing (CPT) rig, pile and anchor load testing equipment, a geotechnical field test site on the URI campus, surface wave testing equipment, access to marine vessels and coring equipment, and access to numerical analysis software. Meet our faculty and more information on the URI Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.