Hydraulics East Annex

Hydraulics East Annex

What You'll Find Here

  • Environmental flow facility (flume)
  • High-velocity flume
  • Fluids Teaching Laboratory
  • Research vessels
  • Clear Creek Watershed Observatory laboratory space

Amenities

Abbreviation: 
HLEA
Number: 
0358
Address: 
140 West Harrison Street
Formal Name: 
Hydraulics Laboratory East Annex
Year: 
1975
Historical: 

Built in 1975 to house research programs that had stretched beyond SHL’s space, the Hydraulics East Annex (HEA) is IIHR’s oldest research annex. It houses:

  • An environmental flow facility (flume)
  • High-velocity flume
  • Ice laboratories

This annex provides important storage and outfitting space for research vessels, and laboratory space for processing the Clear Creek Watershed Observatory soil samples. Certain Mechanical Shop facilities (a machine shop and carpentry area) are also located here, along with materials storage space and certain Fluids Teaching Laboratory facilities.

Summary: 

The building is accessible to persons with disabilities.

Entrances: 
The main entrance is accessible to persons with disabilities.
Parking: 
Designated accessible parking is located in Lot #11 southeast of the building.
Restrooms: 
An accessible unisex restroom is located in the building.