05/07/2017 09:00 AM
11/07/2017 05:00 PM
Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM)
Unter den Eichen 87
Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung, Department Non-destructive Testing
NDT&E-CE Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation in Civil Engineering Workshop and Training
5th - 11th July 2017, Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM), Berlin
NDT&E in Civil Engineering and Surveying - Advanced Trainings aim to provide basic and cutting-edge knowledge on the latest development of instrumentation, principles, automation, signal processing, problem-solving techniques and case studies across multiple NDT&E-CE’s disciplines. The courses take place at the Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM) in Berlin, Germany. BAM provides a professional and independent environment allowing participants to learn the theory and to get hands on experience on state of the art equipment and methods.
The training courses are conducted on 5 days. Each day is subdivided into the morning session with lectures on the underlying theory and discussions about applications. Case studies are presented and discussed. Participants may present their test scenarios for discussion as well.
The afternoon part gives participants the opportunity to get the instruments explained and to get hands-on experience on reference specimens in the laboratories.
One day of the course is conducted at the BAM Test Site Technical Safety in Horstwalde, 50 km South of Berlin. Large test specimen are stored there as well as underground structures like piles.
Participants receive a certificate for their successful participation.
- Theoretical background of NDT&E in Civil Engineering
- Classic NDE: cover meter, rebound hammer, ultrasonic pulse velocity, impact echo
- Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR)
- Ultrasonic Pulse Echo (UPE)
- Passive Infrared (IR) Thermography
- Active Thermography
- Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS) for chloride profiling in concrete
- Seismic methods and pile testing
- Asphalt testing
- Automated and combined testing (US & GPR)
- Moisture testing and mapping
- Corrosion measurement with electrochemical methods
- Quiz and discussion
Workshop in 2017
Date: 5th - 11th July 2017
Duration: 5 workshop days
Venue: Unter den Eichen 87, 12205 Berlin, Germany
Cost: ca. 1300 € per person, (students 650 €), including lunches, welcome and certificate award dinner
Class size: limited to 15
Dr.-Ing. Stefan Maack
Phone: +49 30 8401-4246, email email@example.com.
The registration for NDT&E Workshop 2017 is closed.
Cancellation: 25 € administrative costs will be charged for each cancellation made before 15 March 2017. Afterwards, 50% of the fee will be invoiced. All cancellations need to be sent by mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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