Monsters are beings of chaos and craziness and therefore very hard to control.
They are uncontrollable and drag around their “Master” from place to place.
In less than one year, the BEAST simulates the wear and tear a highway bridge would experience during 10 to 15 years of actual use.
BEAST testing will provide empirical data on the durability of various materials and the effectiveness of maintenance and preservation practices to state and federal transportation agencies.
Having that information now, as opposed to after decades of field monitoring, will expedite answers about the best ways to preserve and repair our nation’s aging, deteriorating bridges, officials said. Construction began in 2014 and was completed in the spring, Maher said."New Jersey will once again lead not only the nation, but the world, in transportation research and innovation, and it starts here at Rutgers University," state Assemblyman John S.
Wisniewski, D-19th District, chairman, Transportation and Independent Authorities Committee, told the group during the event held outside the CAIT lab on the Livingston campus.