Milestones in the development of the testing centre.
|Development of a subsidiary specialising in the manufacture of turbines and gates by Grenoble-based mechanical engineering firm Neyret, Brenier & Cie, which would take the name Neyrpic in 1948.
Birth of a scale model study and testing centre on the site of the new factory, in the Beauvert district of Grenoble.
|First scale models of hydropower schemes
|First fixed-bed physical model of a river
|First movable-bed physical model of a river
|First studies of industrial and urban hydraulics – First physical maritime model (wave disturbance and stability). The laboratory takes the name "Laboratoire Dauphinois d’Hydraulique"
|First movable-bed maritime model
|Creation of Sogreah (Société Grenobloise d'études et d'Applications Hydrauliques)
|Installation of the ship handling training center on manned models in Port Revel in the vicinity of Grenoble. Each year, the center trains more than a hundred port pilots and ship captains in restricted water navigation
|Creation of the new laboratory in Pont-de-Claix
|Construction of a torrent modelling area
|Construction of the multidirectional wave tank
|Development of control and measurement instrumentation - Active Absorption in wave generation
|New wave flume
|Ramp-up of digital conditioning in data acquisition systems