World's first outdoor shake table

World's first outdoor shake table (Google Maps)
World's first outdoor shake table (Bing Maps)
Located at the University of California - San Diego, this facility is an earthquake simulator used to test building designs. Since opening in 2005, several types of model structures have been erected on this pad and studied after they were put through the simulation. It can handle structures up to 2200 tons and 100 feet tall.
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@ 2011-04-22 18:17:18
Google Earth's historical images show a few different projects on the test pad.