Posts Tagged with Vibration Control

Isolation System for an Industrial Process Equipment Subject to Random Vibration

¬† The support structure of a massive, 110,000 lb, industrial process equipment, subject to random perturbation, is isolated from the vibration of the equipment itself.¬† The isolators used in the random vibration isolation system are made up of low-stiffness springs paired with viscous dampers. Motion control schemes were incorporated into the isolation system to manage […]

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Multi-mode vibration Control of a Floor System Using Tuned Mass Dampers

The composite floor system of a large multipurpose room on the third floor of the admission building at a state university exhibited noticeable vibration caused by walking. The composite floor system consists of three long and narrow bays. The vibratory attributes of the floor system established by numerical analyses and measurement revealed the presence of […]

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