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WPI-Stantec MQP Project Center C15
Boston, MA, United States;
Program Terms: C term
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Restrictions: WPI applicants only
Budget Sheets C term
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
 Project Opportunity:
MQP
 Housing:
Commute from campus
 Director:
Fred Hart
 Program Preparation:
1/6 PQP in the term preceding departure
 Program Eligibility:
Civil & Environmental Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Good academic standing (not on academic warning or academic probation)
 Program Term:
C'15
Program Description:

StantecThe deadline for this application has passed.  Only students with prior approval from the Center Director may apply.


WPI-Stantec (various domestic and international locations) 

CEE faculty advisors will be selected from a number of faculty members including, but not limited to Professors LePage, Bergendahl, Hart, Mathisen, Sakulich and Albano


Location

 

Stantec is a global consulting firm specializing in engineering, architecture, environmental sciences, project economics, and more. The firm has operations in Canada, the United States, and the Caribbean. To date, students have completed projects for Stantec in Edmonton, Alberta; Lexington, Kentucky; and Halifax, Nova Scotia.  C'15 project location will be Stantec Office in Boston and Stantec Office in Westford.



Projects

 


A range Civil and Environmental Engineering project topics are possible at both Stantec offices in the Boston area (Boston and Westford). You should visit stantec.com to get more information on featured projects that have been conducted at these offices. Depending on student interest and available project opportunities, an appropriate CEE faculty advisor will be available for your project. You are also encouraged to speak to a CEE faculty member to discus their project topic interests.


 


Project Examples


Renewable energy applications - Creating an energy best practices manual for assessing renewable energy opportunities at various locations

Construction - Assessing various dam construction techniques for dam rehabilitation projects along the Kentucky River

Sustainable community design - Determining the most successful methods of incorporating sustainability into various aspects of community planning and design

Other projects have focused on college sustainability design, sustainable landscape architecture, coal combustion by-products, and sustainable transportation practices. For more information and project examples, visit the CEE department's Stantec Project Center page.



 
This program is currently not accepting applications.