Equipment Reservation

 

Support, Scheduling and Training

Use the links below to learn about and schedule equipment. To schedule equipment for long-term use, please contact the department equipment scheduler at 801-422-6336 or civilscheduler@byu.edu. Department equipment is to be used only for teaching and research purposes.

 

Global Positioning System (GPS)


GPS 096 Reservation

GPS 097 Reservation

This equipment is stored in 207A CB. Request access by pressing the button outside the door to 207 CB.

For optional training on the GPS, contact Rodney Mayo at 801-422-6347 one week prior to your reservation.

If you will be using the GPS in a location where there is no cell coverage and a base station is needed, reserve both GPS units.

 

 

Total Stations


Total Station #1 Reservation

Total Station #2 Reservation

Total Station #3 Reservation

Total Station #4 Reservation

This equipment is stored in 207A CB. Request access by pressing the button outside the door to 207 CB.

For optional training on the total station, contact Rodney Mayo at 801-422-6347 one week prior to your reservation.

 

 

Survey Levels


Survey Level #1 Reservation

Survey Level #2 Reservation

Survey Level #3 Reservation

Survey Level #4 Reservation

This equipment is stored in 207A CB. Request access by pressing the button outside the door to 207 CB.

 

 

Digital Survey Level


Digital Survey Level Reservation

This equipment is stored in 207A CB. Request access by pressing the button outside the door to 207 CB.

 

 

Generators


1000 Watt Generator Reservation

3000 Watt Generator #1 Reservation

3000 Watt Generator #2 Reservation

5000 Watt Generator Reservation

This equipment is stored in 207A CB. Request access by pressing the button outside the door to 207 CB.

The department owns one 5000 W generator, two 3000 W generators, and one 1000 W generator. Request a gas can to hold additional fuel, if needed.

 

 

Actuators


600 Kip Actuator Reservation

200 Kip 40 inch Actuator Reservation

100 Kip 20 inch Actuator Reservation

20 Kip 20 inch Actuator Reservation

This equipment is stored in 208 CB. Request access by pressing the button outside the door to 207 CB.

For mandatory training on the actuators, contact Dave Anderson at 801-422-6335 one week prior to your reservation.

 

 

Baldwin Machine


Baldwin Machine Reservation

This equipment is stored in 208 CB. Request access by pressing the button outside the door to 207 CB.

For mandatory training on the Baldwin machine, contact Dave Anderson at 801-422-6335 or Rodney May at 801-422-6347 one week prior to your reservation.

The load capacity of the Baldwin machine is 300,000 lb in compression or tension.

 

 

Tensile Testers (CB 123)

Tensile Testers (CB 123)

Description of Machines

MTS - Tensile Tester (CB 123):

  • Tensile tester for tensile or compressive loads.
  • Load Capacity: 110,000 lb.
  • Resolution: 10 lb.
  • Length of Stroke: 6" (-3" to 3")
  • Special Training Required
  • If you would like to be trained on this machine, schedule BOTH the instructor (use links for ME Staff above) and the machine (using the link below) for about an hour.

Reserve Machine

Instron - Tensile Tester (CB 123):

  • Tensile tester for tensile, compressive, or torsional loads.
  • Load Capacity: 20,000 lb.
  • Resolution: 2 lb.
  • Length of Stroke: 4" (-2" to 2")
  • Special Training Required
  • If you would like to be trained on this machine, schedule BOTH the instructor (use links for ME Staff above) and the machine (using the link below) for about an hour.

Reserve Machine

 

 

Boat


Boat Reservation

The boat is stored at a remote location.

For mandatory training on the boat, contact Rodney May at 801-422-6347 one week prior to your reservation.

 

 

Generator Trailer


Generator Trailer Reservation

The generator trailer is stored at a remote location.

To reserve the generator trailer, contact the department equipment scheduler at 801-422-6336 or civilscheduler@byu.edu.

 

Instrumentation Trailer


Instrumentation Trailer Reservation

The instrumentation trailer is stored at a remote location.

To reserve the instrumentation trailer, contact Dave Anderson at 801-422-6335.

 

Hard Hats/Safety Glasses/Safety Vests


Hard Hats/Safety Glasses/Safety Vests #1-10 Reservation

Hard Hats/Safety Glasses/Safety Vests #11-20 Reservation

Hard Hats/Safety Glasses/Safety Vests #21-30 Reservation

This equipment is stored in 207A CB. Request access by pressing the button outside the door to 207 CB.

The BYU-labeled hard hats are for class field-trip use only.

 

Nuclear Density and Moisture Gauge


Nuclear Density and Moisture Gauge Reservation

This equipment is stored in 207A CB. Request access by pressing the button outside the door to 207 CB.

This equipment may be used only by those who have completed mandatory training through the Utah Department of Environmental Quality. Proof of certification is required to use this equipment.

 

Shake Table


Shake Table Reservation

This equipment is stored in 207A CB. Request access by pressing the button outside the door to 207 CB.

For mandatory training on the shake table, contact Rodney Mayo at 801-422-6347 one week prior to your reservation.

 

Digital Image Correlation(DIC) Camera System


Digital Image Correlation(DIC) Camera System Reservation

This equipment is stored in 207A CB. Request access by pressing the button outside the door to 207 CB.

For mandatory training on the DIC camera system, contact Dave Anderson at 801-422-6335 one week prior to your reservation.