Determining Extent and Structural Implications
It is paramount that the investigation engineer has a fundamental understanding of load paths through a structure. Because the location, extent and orientation of cracking can indicate major structural problems such as settlement and overloading.
With over 30 years of experience HTA offers the knowledge and understanding to ensure such projects are carried out professionally.
HTA Crack Surveys include:
The following lists give an example of the crack survey work carried out by HTA, these lists are not exhaustive however give an idea of the range of investigations carried out. If what you require is not on the list, contact us and we will accommodate your needs.
- Crack Surveys - visual survey to determine exact location & width
- Crack Depth - determination via NDT & intrusive techniques
- Movement - determination by the installation of "Tell Tales" & "Demec Studs"
- Cause - determining processes such as:
- Vegetation growth
- Other factors
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