Why It Is Advisable to Use GPR Scanning Before Cutting Concrete

Posted on: 5 August 2015
It is advisable to scan concrete before you cut it. Scanning the concrete enables contractors to know what is within and behind/under the concrete so that they avoid accidents like electrocution of workers as they cut the concrete. This article discusses why you should ask the concrete cutting company whether they intend to use ground-penetrating radar (GPR) to scan the concrete on your property before cutting it. Non-Destructive Testing You can identify all underground utilities or features like rebar without having to damage any surrounding structures in an attempt to inspect what lies beneath the concrete that you want to cut.
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