Western Regional Superpave Center
Welcome to the Western Regional Superpave Center (WRSC) at the University of Nevada, Reno. The WRSC is a nationally and internationally recognized teaching and research lab in pavement engineering and science.
The WRSC assists highway agencies and contractors with new analysis procedures for pavement performance testing. Our laboratory is fully equipped with the state-of-the-art technologies to evaluate the strength and performance properties of paving materials.
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Our program specializes in large-scale pavement testing, engineered and sustainable materials, advanced testing and performance evaluation, maintenance and rehabilitation strategies, and software related to pavement engineering.Learn more about our work.
Our researchers have created a number of pavements- and materials-related tools for working professionals and researchers in our community.Access our tools.