A blog of a blog….

My blog (this very blog) has been featured in ANOTHER blog!  How exciting!  Check it out! http://www.sturdystructural.com/blog/featuring-the-largest-earthquake-simulator-in-the-united-states We continue to work on reducing the data.  To date, we have the ten piles and all the strain gauge data organized by pile and location and bending moments (and axial loads – although we’re suspicious of a […]

How well do Helical Piles shake? Let’s find out!

We are gearing up for the large-scale shake test at the University of California San-Diego Shake Table site with a tentative start date of February 1st, 2016.  Please check back here often to find updates on schedule and a daily log of activities.  You can also watch the live video feed at http://nees.ucsd.edu/video/.  If you’d like […]