Facilities include the Pressure Test Facility (PT), Wind Wave Channel (WW), Keck OAR Pressure Facility/Pressure Bomb (PB), Glass Channel (GC) and Keck Deep Tank/OAR Pool, which is managed and scheduled separately. Please contact Janel or Karen below for inquiries about the Keck Deep Tank/OAR Pool.
UC Users only: Rates are $500/day (up to 24 hours) and $250/half-day (up to 4 hours). Non-UC Users: Rates are $1000/day (up to 24 hours) and $500/half-day (up to 4 hours) (NOTE: These rates do not include labor charges for the running of the test facility, which is $85/hr for UC users and $130/hr for non-UC users).
NOTE: The Wind Wave Channel is under construction until late 2020. Contact us to inquire about using the Glass Channel for small instrument testing.
Your reservation for the Glass Channel and/or Wind Wave Channel may be forfeited at MSDC's discretion to accommodate time-sensitive projects for UCSD users. Should this occur, we will do our best to provide you with ample notice and alternative dates. Please contact our office with any questions.
Please indicate which facility you would like to schedule and include your index number in your email.
Contact Janel Humphrey or Karen Wilson or to schedule facilities: (858) 534-2940. If you need technical support, please contact Robert Klidy.