Damage assessment & in situ tests

CONCRETE

The Magnel-Vandepitte Laboratory performs the following tests on-site

  • Core Drilling
  • Rebound hammer testing
  • Reinforcement detection
  • Adhesion determination
  • Corrosion potential measurement

 

For various customers, the Magnel-Vandepitte Lab also conducts laboratory analyses such as:

  • Determination of carbonation depth
  • Determination of chloride content
  • Determination of the chloride diffusion coefficient
  • Determination of freeze-thaw resistance (in combination with de-icing salts)
  • Sensitivity with respect to ASR (Alkali Silica Reaction)
  • Compressive strength determination on drilled cores
  • Petrographic analysis (microscopy)


For the damage diagnosis of concrete structures, the Magnel-Vandepitte Laboratory has a structural cooperation with the spin-off company Sanacon (www.sanacon.be).

Sanacon

GLASS


With a very broad expertise in the field of structural glass, the Magnel-Vandepitte Laboratory provides support for damage diagnosis, construction and restoration of glass constructions.

schadediagnose

   

For glass structures, the Magnel-Vandepitte Laboratory has a structural cooperation with the spin-off company Vitroplena (www.vitroplena.com).

Vitroplena

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