Welcome to the website devoted to The Center for Innovative Bridge Engineering (CIBrE) in the department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Delaware!

Center objectives

  • Provide a focal point for faculty members on the University of Delaware campus working in the area of bridge engineering.
  • Bring together researchers from diverse disciplines and institutions to address the growing problem of maintaining and renewing bridge infrastructure.
  • Advance the state-of-the-art of bridge engineering.
  • Attract the best students to the Center and educate outstanding bridge engineers.
  • Transfer newly developed and existing technology from other fields of study to enhance the world’s bridge infrastructure.


Photo Credit: DelDOT Indian River Inlet Bridge.