European Shock-Tube for High Enthalpy Research

Reports from the research team

European Shock-Tube for High Enthalpy Research - Reports from the research team

Less than one month to completion!

The hosting building construction is quickly approaching conclusion, as we move towards the detail construction of the building details (gas, water, electricity and communication lines, flooring, and internal walls).

Lets start by examining the general external layout of the building, with the placement of the insulating materials over the concrete walls:

Building front side

Building front side

Building Left side (1/2)

Building Left side (1/2)

Building Left side (2/2)

Building Left side (2/2)

Building Ceiling

Building Ceiling

A photograph oof the interior of the compressor and gas bottles storage rooms is presented below:

Future compressor and gas storage rooms

Future compressor and gas storage rooms

The Shock-Tube 40 Tonne slab is finally complete!

Completed Shock-Tube slab and gas/water and electricity/comms ground rails

Completed Shock-Tube slab and gas/water and electricity/comms ground rails

And so is the support rooms base floor…

Detail on the future general support rooms space

Detail on the future general support rooms space