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April 7, 2014
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Prescient project: The contribution and performance of RC slabs in the progressive collapse of structures subjected to accidental loads is investigated via testing a substructure of a two-span slab. A 2/3 scaled RC slab substructure designed according to current code procedures was tested quasi-statically.

November 16, 2013
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The first international hybrid test was conducted in November between the Structures Laboratory (UPAT), the University of Thessaloniki (AUTH) and the University of Toronto.

November 8, 2013
Hybrid testing at the Structures Laboratory and the University of Thessaloniki

The first hybrid test between two research teams in Greece was conducted in November between the Structures Laboratory (UPAT) and the University of Thessaloniki (AUTH).

November 8, 2013
3-storey masonry-infilled frame strengthened with TRM

A second 3-storey masonry-infilled frame was tested within the HERAKLEITOS project.

June 11, 2013

A three-day international workshop on Earthquake Engineering Research Infrastructures was organised within the framework of the European project SERIES.

April 8, 2013
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Within the HERAKLEITOS project a 3-storey masonry-infilled frame was tested under cyclic loading.

The 2/3-scale specimen serves as a Control specimen. A twin one will be strengthened with Textile-Reinforced Mortar and will be tested under the same loading conditions.