Stennis Flume

From Open Energy Information


Basic Specifications
Facility Name Stennis Flume
Overseeing Organization United States Geological Survey, HIF
Hydrodynamic Testing Facility Type Flume
Length(m) 76.2
Beam(m) 1.8
Depth(m) 0.9
Cost(per day) $1200 (+ setup charges)
Towing Capabilities
Towing Capabilities None


Wavemaking Capabilities
Wavemaking Capabilities None






Channel/Tunnel/Flume
Channel/Tunnel/Flume Yes
Recirculating No
Wind Capabilities
Wind Capabilities None


Control and Data Acquisition
Cameras None



Data Generation Capability
Real-Time No


Test Services
Test Services Yes
Utility Services Available 440/220/110 electric available
On-Site fabrication capability/equipment Small machine shop
Special Characteristics
Special Characteristics Yes
Types of Co-located facilities Live velocity Jet Tank facility with 0.6m diameter jet with maximum velocity of 2.5 m/s

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