27/06/2018 09:00 AM


03/07/2018 05:00 PM


Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM)
Unter den Eichen 87
12205 Berlin

Organized by

Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung, Department Non-destructive Testing


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.


  • Theoretical background of NDT&E in Civil Engineering
  • Classic NDE: cover meter, rebound hammer, 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
  • Automated and combined testing (US & GPR)
  • Moisture testing and mapping
  • Corrosion measurement with electrochemical methods
  • Quiz and discussion


LSGI Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Additional Information

Date: 27th June - 03rd July 2018
Duration: 5 workshop days
Venue: Unter den Eichen 87, 12205 Berlin, Germany
Language: English
Cost: ca. 1400 € per person, (students 650 €), including lunches, welcome and certificate award dinner
Class size: limited to 15

Local Organization

Stefan Maack, Larina Karger
Phone: +49 30 8401-1449


The registration for NDT&E Workshop 2018 is open. Please fill out the registration form (see below).
Cancellation: 25 € administrative costs will be charged for each cancellation made before 30th March 2018. Afterwards, 50% of the fee will be invoiced. All cancellations need to be sent by mail to