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Grand Opening

National Road Research Alliance (NRRA)

Orange barrels on a highway
National Road Research Alliance Logo


NRRA Grand Opening--MnROAD, Oct. 10, 2017

Thanks to everyone who attended our Grand Opening. Special thanks to U.S. Congressman Tom Emmer and Commissioner Charlie Zelle for making it a great event.


Photo Gallery

Congressman Emmer, Commissioner Zelle and Ben Worel Congressman Emmer, Jeff Brunner, Kyle Hoegh and Shongtao Dai
The cakes Speeches in the pole barn, also known as cold storage
Associate member of NRRA cutting the ribbon with Congressman Emmer Congressman Emmer and Commissioner Zelle at ribbon cutting
Associate NRRA members MnROAD Research staff
Congressman Emmer with Ben Worel Associate member Michigan Tech sent seven representatives who drove 400 miles to attend the Grand Opening.
Commissioner Zelle, Deputy Commissioner Mulvihill and our newest associate members from Helix Steel. NRRA Associate Members