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LARGE-SCALE SOILS LABORTORY STRESS CELL

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Army
Award ID:
5811
Program Year/Program:
1987 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
5811
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Engineers International Inc
98 E Naperville Rd Westmont, IL 60559
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1987
Title: LARGE-SCALE SOILS LABORTORY STRESS CELL
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $49,959.00
 

Abstract:

THE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF A LARGE SCALE SOIL LABORATORY FACILITY CAPABLE OF IMPOSING AXISYMMETRIC STRESSES UP TO 1,000 PSI ON CYLINDRICAL SOIL SPECIMENS AS LARGE AS THREE METERS IN DIAMETER IS PROPOSED. THE OPTION OF PHASED CONSTRUCTION OF A 1-1/2 METER DIAMETER, FOLLOWED BY CONSTRUCTION OF A THREE METER DIAMETER FACILITY IS OFFERED. THE DESIGN WILL INCLUDE ALL ANCILLARY SPECIAL EQUIPMENT TO REDUCE THE PER TEST COST, MINIMIZING LIFE CYCLE COSTS. BOUNDARY CONDITIONS ARE IMPOSED TO PREVENT UNDESIRABLE SHEAR LOADING THAT CAN CAUSE NECKING OR BULGING. PROVISION IS MADE FOR VARIATION OF RADIAL STRESS ALONG THE SPECIMEN LENGTH. CONTROL SYSTEMS WILL PROVIDE FOR STRESS CONTROL, STRAIN CONTROL OR PROGRAMMED CONTROL.

Principal Investigator:

Peter jay huck
3129633460

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Engineers International Inc
98 E Naperville Rd Westmont, IL 60559

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No