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GEO/CIVIL/SEISMIC TESTING / NO. 7 / JANUARY 2011 
Force & Motion: Information to move your mechanical testing to new levels of certainty
 
IN THIS ISSUE
Epicenter of Innovation
New-Generation HPUs Feature Enhanced Safety, Ease-of-use and Energy-Efficiency
Model 656 Triaxial Cells
  V7 - GEO - Lead Feature
 
MTS helps a pioneering university lab pursue advanced civil structural testing and simulation.
 
Epicenter of Innovation
 
The University at Buffalo (UB) Structural Engineering and Earthquake Simulation Laboratory (SEESL) has played a prominent role in advancing civil structural engineering worldwide through a combination of superior-quality education, pioneering research, and the establishment of industry codes, standards and test methods. Dr. Andrei Reinhorn and Mark Pitman discuss how a relationship with MTS has empowered SEESL to continually identify new techniques for improving civil structural and seismic simulation accuracy.

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  V21 - ALL - Material Feature  
New-Generation HPUs Feature Enhanced Safety, Ease-of-use and Energy-Efficiency
 
Even best-in-class products can be made better. That’s why we recently introduced the next generation of the industry-leading MTS SilentFlo™ family of hydraulic power units (HPUs).

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  V7 - GEO - Product Feature  
Model 656 Triaxial Cells
 
The Model 656 Triaxial Cell from MTS is specifically engineered to accurately replicate complex natural and in situ conditions common in rock and concrete testing. These vessels recreate high stress states, temperatures and pore fluid pressures with extreme precision, allowing you to investigate how these conditions change under a variety of load conditions.

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