Joints using a
Publication: Publication Date: 1 April 2016Testing Method:
The principal objective of the inspection technique
described in this paper is to detect failure of the inner
liner in fabric reinforced rubber expansion joints before substantial fluid intrusion into the carcass
can occur, providing sufficient advance knowledge of
the impending replacement to permit it utilizing
normal, scheduled maintenance.
- Little, J., and R. Stakenborghs, “A Modern Approach to Condition-based Maintenance of Reinforced Rubber Cooling System Expansion Joints Utilizing a Microwave Nondestructive Inspection Method,” Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Nuclear Engineering, Brussels, Belgium, 12–16 July 2009.
- Stakenborghs, B., “Specific Application NDE Method Leads to Development of Novel Microwave NDE Technique,” Inspectioneering Journal, Vol. 11, No. 1, 2005.
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