Nondestructive investigation

Nondestructive investigation

Examination of the existing conditions of a structure without damaging or destroying it in the process. By using careful means of testing under controlled and specific loading condi tions, stresses can be determined before the loads have any effect on the integrity of the structure.
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We invite tenders for a laboratory-based integrated 3D Xray Computed Tomography (XRCT) machine for nondestructive investigation of a range of materials including soils, rocks, bone, composites, tissue scaffolds and biological specimens.
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