VIDEO: Earthquake-resilient pipeline could shake up future for aging infrastructure on West Coast

Media Note: To download videos and photos captured during the testing process, visit https://cornell.box.com/v/pipelinetest. You can also watch a time lapse video of the testing and excavation process on YouTube.   ITHACA, N.Y. – A top engineer from the city of Los Angeles visited Cornell University this month as researchers tested a new earthquake-resilient pipeline […]

Cornell to test new earthquake-resilient pipeline for Los Angeles

WHAT: Cornell to run full-scale simulation test on new earthquake-resilient pipeline WHEN: Wednesday, July 20, through Friday, July 22, 2016 WHERE: Geotechnical Lifelines Large-Scale Testing Facility, Thurston Hall, Cornell University MEDIA: Members of the media are welcome to attend, record and photograph the testing. Photo-friendly opportunities include the earthquake simulation on July 20 and pipeline […]