Concrete Scanning, GPR, & X-Ray in Birmingham, AL
Your local scanning expert
After scanning, we mark the rebar and post tension cable
This job in Scottsboro, AL required Penhall to do concrete scanning to find rebar and post tension cables. The obstructions were then marked on the two 24″x24″ areas so the contractor was able to move forward with the job while avoiding any hazards in the concrete.
Locate utilities before installing sump pump plumbing
There are a number of reasons why our scan analysts are requested to scan and inspect surfaces. For example, a client in Biloxi, MS needed a concrete wall scan to locate utilities and rebar in order to prepare for sump pump plumbing.
Find and mark rebar in concrete using Ground Penetrating Radar
Here’s another example of a project in Birmingham, AL, where Penhall did concrete scanning to find rebar. The area that was scanned was 7′ x5′, and consequently, our analyst marked the area with the rebar patterns.
Scan for post tension cables prior to core drilling
At a project in Tuscaloosa, AL, Penhall scanned concrete for post tension cables. This particular scan job was requested prior to having 8″ x 6″ cores drilled into the slab.
Locating electrical conduit in a concrete slab
A client in Florence, AL required Penhall to scan an 18″ concrete slab to make sure that conduit was not hit before cutting. Because it was a small area, the analyst quickly yet successfully marked the area of any conduit. Therefore, the contractor was able to move forward with the cutting while avoiding any hazards.