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.

Please go to front desk in CB 368 to retreive the truck key
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.
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.
This equipment is stored in 207A CB. Request access by pressing the button outside the door to 207 CB.
This equipment is stored in 207A CB. Request access by pressing the button outside the door to 207 CB.
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.
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.
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.

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.

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.
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.
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.
The instrumentation trailer is stored at a remote location.
To reserve the instrumentation trailer, contact Dave Anderson at 801-422-6335.
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.
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.
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.
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.