The Michigan Engineer News Center

New lab safety video

If you’ve ever wondered about the machinery you see in the structures lab, take a look at the new lab safety video for the 500 kip compression machine.| Short Read

In the video, lab technician Bob Spence demonstrates the capability of the machine for compressing and shattering concrete blocks and cylinders.

Students, such as graduate student Ravi Ranade in the video, use the machine to test concrete materials for strength.

Watch the video below, and make sure you don’t go near it without proper safety training.

https://vimeo.com/umceefa

https://vimeo.com/umceefa

The outside of the Ford Robotics building

U-Michigan, Ford open world-class robotics complex

The facility will accelerate the future of advanced and more equitable robotics and mobility | Medium Read