Buildera Releases New App Note AN-16005 Structural Crack Monitoring

Read the new online Buildera Application Note AN-16005 Structural Crack Monitoring, authored by civil engineers Matteo Pietrobelli and Andrea Timpani of Progetto PSC, Italy. Matteo and Andrea have extensive structural-inspection experience, including training fellow engineers and technicians on non-destructive testing methods (NDT). This App Note explores:

  • Why structural monitoring matters
  • Causes of structural cracks
  • Static vs. dynamic crack progressions
  • Tools of the trade to inspect and monitor cracks over time, including handheld inspection microscopes and building-foundation crack monitors

Greg Lowitz

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