Laboratories / École polytechnique de Montréal

Hydro-Québec structural laboratory

This CFI-funded laboratory includes a 625-m2 structural slab, an L-shaped reaction wall (L = 24 m, H = 10 m), an earthquake simulator, three testing presses (2.5 to 12 MN), a multiaxial system, 12 jacks (0.5 to 2 MN), one hybrid controller, three concrete mixers and one conditioning room.