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GEO/CIVIL/SEISIC TESTING / NO. 6 / OCTOBER 2010 
Force & Motion: Information to move your mechanical testing to new levels of certainty
 
IN THIS ISSUE
Healthy Shakedown
On Solid Ground
Introducing the New MTS Ultrasonic Velocity Test Solution
  V6 - GEO - Lead Feature
 
MTS supports the launch of a new seismic certification facility for hospital equipment.
 
Healthy Shakedown
 
Dynamic Certification Laboratory (DCL), a new contract test facility in Sparks, Nevada, focuses specifically on California Office of Statewide Health and Development (OSHPD) certification, which mandates that all “nonstructural” equipment used in healthcare facilities meet certain requirements for seismic readiness. When enlisted to help plan the DCL facility in early 2009, Dr. Patrick Laplace turned to MTS for a mechanical test solution capable of generating the complex displacement, velocity and acceleration required for OSHPD certification.

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  V6 - GEO - Material Feature  
On Solid Ground
 
MTS helps a national seismic engineering network take a proactive, managed approach to maintaining test system reliability, accuracy and overall test lab effectiveness.

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  V6 - GEO - Product Feature  
Introducing the New MTS Ultrasonic Velocity Test Solution
 
The new MTS Ultrasonic Velocity Test Solution provides an effective, nondestructive means of studying critical geological core sample properties — such as stress distributions and failure modes — while specimens are subjected to high temperatures and pressures that replicate extreme, in-situ environments.

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