Ground Penetrating Radar
Ground-penetrating radar (GPR) is a safe and valuable method for the non-destructive testing of transport infrastructures, including tunnels , . In the scientific literature, several works address the successful use of GPR for the assessment of roads and bridges, whereas a rather limited number of case studies deal with the use of this technique for the investigation of tunnels –. This is probably due to the fact that tunnel inspections present considerable practical difficulties, compared to roads and bridges, therefore they are less frequent. The objectives of this paper are to present the results of a GPR survey carried out in Wojanów railway tunnel, in Poland, and to provide practical guidelines for GPR inspection of tunnels.
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