TESTING PROGRAMS

 
  • FRP building proof-of-design for 140 mph wind load
  • Structural product testing
    • Tanks
    • Manholes
  • Conducted eight full-scale buckling tests on 10,000 gallon buried tanks with camera inside to verify local buckling and global buckling, developed new design methods for FRP USTs
  • Conducted full scale float out test for 12,000 gallon UST for confirmation of buoyancy calculation method
  • Conducted or witnessed Man Hole tests for conformance with ASTM D3753 for FRP Man Holes
  • Provide guidance to manufacturers for testing new and existing products