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Weil Hall Structures Laboratory

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The Weil Hall Structures Laboratory (affectionately known as "The Pit") is a fully equipped civil engineering materials preparation and testing laboratory. The Laboratory specializes in concrete design and testing as well as small to large scale structural experiment testing. To view the current inventory of equipment that is available or to contact the lab manager to schedule a meeting, please use the links above or to the left.

Also, it should be noted that throughout this site there are capacities listed in "kips"; a kip = 1,000 lbf.


For information about the Weil Hall Structures Laboratory, please contact:


detailsRawlinson, Taylor,  Ph.D., Research Coordinator | Telephone: (352) 846-3526 | Email: