Sustainability often reflects upon utilizing and preserving the resources of the planet without compromising the ability of the future generations’ ability to do the same. Significant amount of natural resources and energy is utilized by built environment Industry and it is crucial to work on solutions that can reduce the carbon emission that lead to a more sustainable world.

Sustainable Built Environment Research Group @ SLIIT is an interdisciplinary research group and focuses on developing sustainable solutions for Civil Engineering problems of national and international importance. With four research themes namely Green Materials for Construction, Structural Health Monitoring, Road Safety, water quality/treatment and Landslide monitoring and early warning, the research group engages in research projects that would make sustainability a reality in built environment.

If you need any further information, please do not hesitate to contact the Faculty of Engineering or Sustainable Built Environment Research Group.