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Dynamic testing of the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) test bridge

NPL testing bridge, Surrey

NPL testing bridge, Surrey

NPL have constructed a test structure, a reinforced concrete bridge, which was typical of 50’s style design, and is situated at a test facility in Teddington, Middlesex.  NPL have invited various research groups to visit the structure and to demonstrate their various methods and technologies.  The structure is then to be systematically damaged and retested to assess the technologies performance with regard to SHM. More»