Month: July 2016

20 Concrete Columns Scanned in Wisconsin Barn

Ground Penetrating Radar Systems, Inc. – GPRS – of Wisconsin was contacted by a law firm to investigate the rebar in 20 columns of a barn in Madison, WI. The barn had partially collapsed due to misplacement of rebar within the columns on one side of the barn.  The columns that collapsed exposed the rebar

Buried Concrete Detected During a Utility Locate

GPRS was contacted by a contractor in Biloxi, MS to locate known and unknown underground utilities as well as potential pilings and pile caps within the planned area of construction and excavation. All utility-like anomalies that could be located were marked on the surface with their approximate depth as well as color coded when the

GPRS Locates Rebar in Columns at Stambaugh Stadium

Ground Penetrating Radar Systems (GPRS) was requested on site to perform a Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) scan at Stambaugh Stadium in Youngstown, Ohio.  The purpose was to locate all rebar in the columns in order to clear locations to install anchors for the lights.  The rebar was marked on the columns and the lights were

Multiple Voids Located in a New Jersey Firehouse

Ground Penetrating Radar Systems, Inc. – GPRS – of Northern New Jersey was contacted by an engineer to locate potential voids in a firehouse in Irvington NJ.  Multiple voids were located under the firehouse and the extent of the voids were marked out for the engineer. The engineer was able to inform the township and