Beam and Drum Centrifuge
ETHZ, Zurich / Switzerland
The Geotechnical Centrifuge Center (GCC) encompasses two geotechnical centrifuges, a 9 m diameter (500gton capacity) beam centrifuge and a 2.2 m diameter (440gton capacity) drum centrifuge, a cutting-edge earthquake simulator, a Miniaturized Tidal Generator (MTG), and a variety of actuators, tool platforms, and highly specialized devices and sensors. Our experimental infrastructure is predominantly used for research and teaching purposes. On demand, we also offer highly specialized consulting services to the industry.