Buried assets: Out of sight but not out of mind

Three-dimensional model of underground infrastructure
QuakeWrap’s FRP technology was applied to the Lake Lure Dam penstock rehabilitation project in North Carolina, extending the life of the penstock by 50 years. Purdue Engineering’s Tom Iseley (in the orange hard hat) and Wei Liao participated in the second warranty inspection on Jan. 6, 2022. (Purdue University photo/Wei Liao)



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