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Eric Fox

Information Technology Lab - ITL
Coastal and Hydraulics Lab - CHL
Environmental Lab - EL
Geotechnical & Structures Lab - GSL

Johnette (Johnnie) Shockley
Construction Engineering Research Lab - CERL
Cold Regions Research & Engineering Lab - CRREL
Geospatial Research Laboratory - GRL

Lynn L. Zanow
Technology Transfer Officer
Partnership Intermediary Liaison

ERDC Patents Available for Licensing

  • ERDC is authorized to license its intellectual property to private industry and other entities.
  • Once a patent application has been filed for an invention, that invention can be licensed for commercial development and use.

ERDC Technologies Available for Licensing

ERDC Technologies Available for Licensing

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Patent License Application Announcement: 

The Engineer Research and Development Center, Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (ERDC-CERL) is currently accepting BUILDER™ patent license applications. BUILDER™ is a web-based software application developed at ERDC-CERL to help civil engineers, technicians, and managers decide when, where, and how to best maintain building infrastructure.

This patent license will allow licensees to sell and distribute BUILDER™ to commercial entities. 

The patent license application along with the criteria in which applications will be evaluated can be found below:

Send application to:

U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center Construction Engineering Research Laboratory
ATTN: CEERD-ZBT-O, Dr. Phoebe E. Lenear
2902 Newmark Drive
Champaign, IL 61822-1076


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