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Steven "Tucker" Thompson - Operations Manager
Testing, Certification and Engineering Expertise for Military Partners
A full-spectrum test and research facility since 1985, the team at NTS Rustburg is ready to manage your toughest environmental test requirements. Our engineers are experts in shock and vibration, with extensive ship-design credentials and years of experience in dynamic structural analysis.
Our testing operations include pre-test analysis, comprehensive design and fabrication of equipment foundations, instrumentation design and installation, data analysis and report generation. NTS is uniquely qualified to guide you through the Navy shipboard MIL-Standard requirements.
NTS design engineers can cost-effectively design shock and vibration test fixtures to meet your unique technical requirements. The Rustburg facility consists of a MIL-DTL-901E Heavyweight Shock Test facility conveniently located within a 15-minute drive from machine shops, hardware stores, electrical suppliers, hotels and restaurants located in nearby Lynchburg, VA.
The Trusted MIL-DTL-901E Heavyweight Shock Test Facility
With the proficiency to accurately monitor equipment response and performance during severe environmental testing, NTS Rustburg is ultimately unique. This facility includes a 36-acre quarry for performing MIL-DTL-901E Heavyweight Shock Testing. The quarry is 1,800 feet long, 250 feet wide, up to 130 feet deep and serviced by a 75-ton stiff-legged derrick.
Multifaceted Engineering Services
Our engineers possess comprehensive ship-design and MIL-Aero knowledge coupled with years of experience in dynamic structural analysis using finite element analytical tools, simulation and design. Count on NTS for on-site design reviews to reduce the risk of problems developing before testing begins.
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