Brookhaven National Lab

BNL equipment moved
12:05 pm
Fri July 5, 2013

15-ton electromagnet floats south

Crane readies electromagnet for transport via barge.
Credit Charles Lane

A piece of Long Island infrastructure is, right now, floating down the Carolina coast. an electromagnetic particle storage ring used at Brookhaven National Lab is being shipped to another nation lab 3,200 miles away. It left last week.