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  image of use of MsS technology during inspection of the approximately 3-inch-diameter suspenders of the George Washington Bridge

MsS® technology can effectively inspect the approximately 3-inch-diameter suspenders of the George Washington Bridge.

Selected Structure Evaluation Capabilities and Projects

Selected structure evaluation capabilities and projects include:

For more information about our nondestructive evaluation (NDE) or structure evaluation capabilities, or how you can contract with Southwest Research Institute (SwRI), please contact Clinton J. Thwing, at or 210-522-3989.


Contact Information

Clinton J. Thwing

Nondestructive Evaluation

(210) 522-3989

Related Terminology

blade attachment examination

cast iron graphitization measurement

corroded stub angles



cylindrically guided waves

dynamic fatigue testing


eddy current testing

electric current perturbation

flaw detection

flaw sizing techniques

high-cycle fatigue

magnetostrictive sensor technology

MsS technology

nondestructive evaluation


stress corrosion cracking

suspension bridge cable measurement

transverse-impulse vibration method

turbine blade damage

turbine disk rim

ultrasonic inspection system

underground corrosion

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