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Cambridge Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction

Transforming infrastructure through smarter information
 

Cambridge Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction (CSIC)

An Innovation and Knowledge Centre funded by EPSRC, Innovate UK and Industry Partners, CSIC is a world-leading centre in the development of smart infrastructure and data-driven solutions to enable smarter whole-life asset management decisions, for both new infrastructure and existing assets. Through the University of Cambridge, CSIC is an active member of the UK Collaboratorium for Research on Infrastructure and Cities (UKCRIC) and is hosted in the UKCRIC-funded National Research Facility for Infrastructure Sensing (NRFIS).

We collaborate with partner organisations across policy, standards and industry to accelerate the timeframe for smart infrastructure innovations to become part of the industry mainstream, effecting transformative change and delivering benefits to all stakeholders.

CSIC works at a number of strategic levels to influence and inform changes required to secure greater efficiency in the design, construction and operation of our infrastructure, providing leadership in exploiting data from monitoring real infrastructure performance to reduce carbon, increase resilience and preserve resources.  

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Read CSIC discussion papers: Flourishing Systems: re-envisioning infrastructure as a platform for human flourishingSmart Sustainability: exploiting data in engineering to mitigate climate change; Smart Infrastructure: getting more from strategic assests

Latest news

Head of CSIC, Professor Lord Robert Mair appointed chair CAM delivery company

13 October 2020

The Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority approved Professor Lord Robert Mair’s appointment to lead the Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro (CAM) special purpose vehicle (SPV), which has been incorporated with the name One CAM Limited. Now is the moment to deliver a truly pioneering system benefitting people and...

CSIC Smart Infrastructure Blog by Dr Manu Sasidharan now published

1 October 2020

Read the latest Smart Infrastructure Blog, written by CSIC Research Associate Dr Manu Sasidharan, calling for transport infrastructure asset management to address risk and resilience, published today. Titled ‘Mind the risk for resilient future transport networks’, the blog sets out challenges to transport infrastructure...