USGS Contract Awarded for High Resolution Strong Motion Recorders & Accelerometers

Posted on December 6th, 2016 by vapro

PRESS RELEASE – April 29, 2010

“The earthquake hazards map of the Continental United States” courtesy of the U.S. Geological Survey

REF TEK was awarded Contract G10PC00067 on February 26, 2010 after participating in a public tender. Multiple delivery orders have followed for our latest High Resolution Strong Motion Recorders and Accelerometers which meet the new specifications for the USGS ANSS Program.


130-SMHR Strong Motion Recorder

130-SMHR Strong Motion Recorder with internal accelerometer.
130-SMHR/6 Strong Motion Recorder which can connect to an external sensor.

147-01/3 High Resolution Accelerometer

147-01/3 High Resolution Accelerometer available in both internal and external configurations

REF TEK Model 130-01/3

An external 147-01 Accelerometer can be used with the REF TEK Model 130-01/3 or 6 channel Recorders for different weak and strong motion applications.

The USGS contract awarded to REF TEK has a 4-year extension option concluding in February, 2015. This is the 4th contract awarded to REF TEK for the ANSS Program since 2002.

For more detail about USGS ANSS program, please visit the following links:

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/monitoring/anss/

USGS Fact sheet 075-00

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