Macrolab / Stevinlaboratory
The Stevin Laboratory of the Department of Structural Engineering comprises a structures laboratory, a road and pavement laboratory, a rail laboratory and a laboratory for recycling. The laboratory is very well equipped with unique facilities.
In the laboratory, researchers conduct experimental research, which is used to create and validate models and to compare experimental results with simulations. In the laboratory, also contract research is performed for (international) authorities, other research centers and commercial companies. The laboratory has an experienced support staff for the design and construction of the test beds and for the manufacturing and testing of test specimens and structures. The technicians use internally developed, customized control and measurement software.
Access to and use of the Macrolab / StevinlaboratoryThe Macrolab follows and supports the Principles and Guidelines for Access and Related Services of the European Charter for Access to Research Infrastructures.
The Macrolab grants right of access to and use of the facilities of the Macrolab according to wide-access mode as set out in the Principles and Guidelines.