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Concrete Researcher, Dr. Jussara Tanesi, Joins American Engineering Testing

St Paul, MN – June 15, 2020: American Engineering Testing, Inc. (AET), a St. Paul-based engineering firm, is pleased to announce the addition of concrete materials research engineer Jussara Tanesi, Ph.D., FACI, to their Concrete Materials Laboratory team.
Dr. Tanesi, a well-known concrete expert and author of over 50 technical publications, is highly respected, both nationally and internationally, for her expertise in concrete materials research, concrete specifications, materials characterization, evaluation of new materials and testing, standardization, and concrete durability and sustainability.
Before joining AET, Jussara served for almost 18 years as a lead contract researcher and laboratory manager at the Federal Highway Administration's Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center (TFHRC), a U.S. Department of Transportation facility located in McLean, Virginia.  There she conducted research related to concrete materials and concrete pavements and evaluated new and established tests for quality assurance, mixture qualifications and durability requirements.
The AET St. Paul office includes one of the largest construction materials testing laboratories in the US, conducting construction materials performance tests and evaluations for engineering projects across the nation and around the world. As a new member of the AET Concrete Materials Laboratory Department, Dr. Tanesi’s expertise will be instrumental on projects requiring analysis of the performance and durability of concrete and other related construction materials.
About Us:
American Engineering Testing, Inc. (AET) is an employee-owned engineering consulting firm headquartered in St Paul, Minnesota. We support your projects with expert geotechnical, pavement, and construction materials engineering and testing; environmental consulting; building technology; and petrography/chemistry service. AET employs over 400 people and serve clients from 18 offices located in 5 states across the Upper Midwest and West. 
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