Labs & facilities
NAU Construction Management
The state of the art labs and facilities that are provided by NAU Construction Management department are great places for students to develop their skills.
Available labs and facilities on campus
Construction office simulation Accordion Closed
This lab is used for teaching and self directed learning. A wide bed HP printer and 36″ plotter allows us to use the latest construction and design graphic software. The lab includes ample room for plan lay down and multiple user interface. The computers are connected to the College of Engineering, Forestry, and Natural Sciences servers and the university network.
Software in the lab includes:
- Project for Windows Scheduling
- AutoDesk AutoCAD, Revit
- Microsoft Office 2010 suite
This lab also features full AV with projection, DVD, VHS, and on-screen computing.
Trade skills lab Accordion Closed
As part of our Construct for Practice (C4P) integrated laboratory, students have the opportunity to experience construction hands on.
Collaboration suite Accordion Closed
Our newly remodeled collaboration suite features two 42″ touchscreen monitors that allow virtual interaction with construction plans. CM students can reserve time in this space for group or individual work.
CEFNS CADD lab Accordion Closed
The college has a 33- station Computer Aided design and Drafting lab equipped to run the latest versions of Autodesk and Solidedge software.
Soils laboratory Accordion Closed
All construction rests on soil. Our soil classes are taught by our own engineering faculty and our state-of-the-art facilities allow us to host up to 25 students comfortably.
Destructive materials lab Accordion Closed
This facility houses a variety of destructive materials test equipment, used in measuring structural properties of construction materials.
Machine and welding shop Accordion Closed
CEFNS Engineering and Professional programs has a machine shop and welding shop in a new facility about a five minute walk from the main engineering complex, in building 98C.
Computing facilities Accordion Closed
CEFNS Engineering and Professional programs offers a variety of computing technology. The engineering complex features more than 300 PC and Unix machines.
More information Accordion Closed
The university offers unparalleled opportunities for online education in project management software and web commerce design. ITS licenses the latest software for students and faculty use including use on personal computers.