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Practical Considerations in Pile Testing

Pile Integrity Testing (PIT) is a non-destructive testing method for evaluating the unknown length and integrity of piles and deep foundations. The basic concept behind the technique is determining the velocity (required) and force (optional) response of pile induced by an ...
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Applications and Limitations of Pile Integrity Test II

Applications and Limitations of Pile Integrity Test

Pile Integrity Test can be used to determine the integrity of piles. The method works best for long structural component such as driven concrete piles, cast-in place concrete piles, concrete filled steel pipe piles, timber piles, structural columns. The method works ...
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NDT Methods for Evaluation of Parking Garages

NDT Methods for Evaluation of Parking Garages

Clackamas Town Center Transit Center (2nd location) parking garage and departure/loading bus stop, viewed from stairway to MAX station. Non-destrcutive Testing- NDT Methods for Evaluation of Parking Garages can help improve the quality of routine inspection and maintenance. Parking garages ...
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Corrosion Monitoring of Reinforced Concrete Structures

Corrosion Monitoring of Reinforced Concrete Structures

A corroded structure (whether it is a bridge, or a jetty, or a simple ramp) could be scary for many people. Imagine yourself driving along the Gardner Express (Downtown Toronto), or the highway 40 (Montreal), and all of a sudden, ...
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5 Integrity Problems of Concrete Piles

Deficiency of concrete materials is a common problem in Bored Pile construction. Integrity Problems of Concrete Piles is a major problem n in large diameter piles. This is specially true, because integrity problem can affect the load distribution properties of ...
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Condition Survey for Bridge Decks

4 Methods of Condition Survey for Bridge Decks

Exposed Concrete Decks suffer from various deterioration mechanisms; i.e. freezing and thawing, corrosion. The most significant consequence is the delamination of concrete, which could eventually trigger other damage mechanism, such as corrosion. The maintenance of deck slabs is quite challenging ...
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Reuse of Existing Piles Feature

Reuse of Existing Piles – How NDT Can Help

Safety, reliability and satisfactory performance of structures require a well-planned maintenance program, as well as remedial actions in short and mid-term. Existing structures that are designed in accordance with older design codes or were built by older construction practices may ...
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NDE of Concrete Dams

4 Methods for Nondestructive Evaluation of Concrete Dams

Appropriate operation and maintenance of concrete dam structures are essential to ensure the safety of the structure, and reducing risk. Concrete surfaces should be examined in a regular basis to identify spalling and deterioration due to weathering, or extreme stresses, or ...
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Pile Integrity Test

How to Perform Pile Integrity Test

Concrete piles and drilled shafts are an important category of foundations. Despite their relatively high cost, they become necessary when we want to transfer the loads of a a heavy superstructure (bridge, high rise building, etc.) to the lower layers of ...
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