About Civil & Resource Engineering


The Department of Civil and Resource Engineering provides an educational experience that will prepare you to become a successful professional, capable of life-long learning and further advanced studies.  Learn more about the department.

Faculty & Research


At Dalhousie University, not only do students learn from the best they can also work on fascinating research projects alongside them.  Learn more about our experienced and knowledgeable faculty and staff.

Student Paper Award
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Congratulations to CRE's Graduate Student, Raghad Kassab on winning 1st place at the 2021 CSCE Conference for her paper entitled 'Tensile properties of PET FRP with bio-resin polymer!

Recognition Award

Congratulations to Dr. Fadi Oudah of the Civil and Resource Department!  On behalf of the Dalhousie Undergraduate Engineering Society Dr. Oudah was informed that the engineering student-body recognized him for his hard work as a Faculty Member within the Dalhousie Engineering Program. He was recognized multiple times for in-depth technical knowledge.

The Schwing America Scholarship Recipient

CONGRATULATIONS Faraj Shahrstan! On behalf of the ACI Foundation Faraj was awarded the Schwing America Scholarship for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is a very prestigious award where hundreds of applications are submitted from Institutions in Canada and the United States competing for six graduate scholarships.

ISTS Young Researcher Award

Congratulations to Dr. Kyle Tousignant who received the "ISTS Young Researcher Award" at the 17th International Symposium on Tubular Structures held in Singapore from December 9th to 12th.  The ISTS Young Researcher Award recognizes the technical and innovative contributions of a researcher under the age of 35.

Dalhousie Legacy Award Winner

Congratulations to Barret Kurylyk of the Civil and Resource Department on receiving the President’s Research Excellence Award – Emerging Investigator.