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National Research Facility for Infrastructure Sensing

Interdisciplinary Centre for infrastructure sensors and instrumentation

The National Research Facility for Infrastructure Sensing (NRFIS) is a new state of the art research facility hosted by the University of Cambridge. Housed in the new Civil Engineering Building located on the West Cambridge Campus, it is part of the UK Collaboratorium for Research on Infrastructure & Cities (UKCRIC) portfolio of research and innovation facilities funded through the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

 

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Open for business: the University of Cambridge new Civil Engineering Building offers industry collaborative space and world-class facilities for smart infrastructure research

2 October 2019

Representatives from industry, academia and policy attended the official opening of the new Civil Engineering Building on Tuesday 24 September. The £36 million collaborative space for the civil engineering industry to work alongside leading researchers from the University incorporates the UK Collaboratorium for Research in Infrastructure and Cities (UKCRIC) National Research Facility for Infrastructure Sensing (NRFIS).

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The National Research Facility for Infrastructure Sensing (NRFIS) is a new state of the art research facility hosted by the University of Cambridge. Housed in the new Civil Engineering Building, NRFIS brings together specialist engineering facilities and sensor development capabilities under one roof. It offers an interdisciplinary centre for cutting edge research to explore the development and application of novel sensor systems at a range of scales.