Condition Assessment Techniques

Below is a list of techniques that can be used to determine the condition of an asset.

These techniques can be divided into two main categories: Non-destructive Testing (NDT) and destructive testing which commonly entails taking a sample of the material to be assessed.

Non-destructive Testing / Assessment

Non-destructive Testing is any method of testing the properties of materials without the need to take samples and therefore resulting in damage to the material.

Destructive Testing

Related Pages

External Links & References

  1. ISTT Condition Assessment Inspection Techniques (pdf)
  2. NZWWA Visual Assessment of Utility Assets (8.2MB - pdf)
  3. Non Destructive Testing of Timber Bridge Girders (0.55MB - pdf)
  4. Modern Bridge & Infrastructure Inspection Methods (Next Big Future)
  5. Condition Assessment of Wastewater Collection Systems - USA EPA 2009 State of Technology Review Report
  6. Model for Underground Infrastructure Stormwater Assets
  7. Google Search
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