S.W. Cole geotechnical boring demonstration Sept. 19

A demonstration of geotechnical boring techniques will take place between the Belgrade Spur and Belgrade Parking Lot from 2 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19.

Provided by S.W. Cole Explorations, LLC, the demonstration is open to undergraduate and graduate students interested in geotechnical drilling and its professional applications.

Students in CIE 460 Geotechnical Engineering are required to attend.

Others who are interested in attending should email Melissa Landon at melissa.landon@maine.edu by 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15.

Closed-toed shoes and hard hats are required. Students with their own hard hats should bring them, as there will be a limited supply available for borrowing. Hats can be obtained from Neil Fisher in 20 Boardman Hall from 1 to 2 p.m. on the day of the demonstration.