Ms. Rebecca Embacher, Technical Committee member of ISIC
Advanced Materials and Technology Engineer, MNDOT , USA
Team Lead, Intelligent Construction Technologies (ICT) team, National Road Research Alliance (NRRA)
Rebecca A. Embacher, M.S., P.E., earned her M.S. in Civil Engineering at the University of Minnesota. She has worked as a research engineer at the University of Minnesota and Minnesota Department of Transportation, a pavement engineer at American Engineering and Testing, Inc., Assistant Grading and Base Engineer at the Minnesota Department of Transportation, and is currently the Advanced Materials and Technology Engineer at the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Her areas of experience are related to: the physical and mechanical properties of concrete, pavement design and preservation, seasonal load limits, research and development, earthwork/embankment and pavement construction, and during the past 15 years – the implementation of geospatial technologies for evaluating paving and grading and base material properties prior to and during construction. This includes technologies such as, machine guidance for excavation, grading, milling and paving; intelligent compaction on reclamation and bituminous applications’; paver mounted thermal profiling; e-construction / e-ticketing; digital test rolling; determination of Veta features; and more.