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Distributed Strain Sensing prevents failure in overhead lines and towers

May 21, 2019

Overhead power lines are vulnerable. Common cable failures include icing, lightning strike, tower collapse, and wind load. Theoretical models show large strain variations of the lines before icing, lightning strike or tower collapse occur.

How to monitor temperature inside a 200°C carbon fiber autoclave

March 26, 2019

At the German Aerospace Center, they make aerospace parts - such as wings and fuselage parts - from advanced fiber composite materials. These are important elements and they must be…

Meet us at Middle East Electricity

March 4, 2019

Are you coming to Dubai? If yes, come see us and get the latest news…

What keeps our motorways in place?

November 14, 2018

In Altona, the A7-motorway is built on abutments. A planned expansion of the motorway requires…