PHOTOS: MTO officials tour first research project on ROLLS

Posted on May 27, 2019


Group photo from tour

Queen's Engineering Professor Dr. Amir Fam hosted a delegation from the Ontario Ministry of Transportation (MTO) for a tour of the Rolling Load Simulator (ROLLS) facility and the first MTO-funded research project in the new facility on Friday. Pictured are Dr. Fam, Kris Mermigas (Head, Bridge Design, MTO), Seraj Uddowla (Senior Bridge Engineer, MTO), Laura Tauskela (Queen's MASc candidate), Martin Krall (Bridge Engineer, MTO), Ben Huh (Lead Bridge Engineer, MTO), Leanne Scott (EIT, Bridge Management Section), Zhengsheng Wang (Senior Structural Engineer). Shown in the background is the ROLLS and a bridge-deck section built using a novel technology developed by Dr. Fam: stay-in-place structural fiberglass forms for accelerated bridge construction. Learn more about ROLLS...

More photos from the tour . . . .