Founded in 2011, the Pavements and Bituminous Materials Laboratory (LCMB) is a research group within the Construction Engineering Department at ÉTS. The current team includes eight professors working on a variety of research projects with a number of industrial partners. The mission of the LCMB is to accelerate the transformation of the transportation infrastructure industry to support the transition to a greener society and a circular economy.
LCMB members have access to advanced technological equipment located in five laboratories to ensure the success of their research, and are supported by a technical team and a research associate.
Accelerate the transformation
of the transportation infrastructure industry
to support the transition to a greener society
and a circular economy
Areas of research
- Design, characterization and modeling of pavement materials
- Pavement’s structural design
- Recycling in pavement structures
- Construction and rehabilitation techniques
- Environmental assessment and design
- Quality control
Alan Carter, Laboratory Head
Telephone: 514 396-8409
Fax: 514 396-8584