ARtx has experience testing and monitoring concrete for civil infrastructure across the entire concrete lifecycle, from placement to removal.
For new construction, we consult with owners, designers, contractors, and suppliers to ensure compliance with specifications, mitigation of site-specific risks, and predictable practices that are mutually beneficial to all parties. ARtx has deep experience with:
For existing infrastructure, we consult with stakeholders to re-discover unknown structural information through non-destructive testing and monitoring and help them plan for maintenance, upgrade, and retrofits. ARtx has experience with:
ARtx leverages experience in geotechnical and structural design, awareness of industry needs, and familiarity with state-of-the-art technologies to identify potential areas for impactful technology development.
With a decentralized portfolio of assets, decision making becomes exceedingly complex. Logistical burdens are increased, local availability of materials, equipment, and specialized labor are variable, and the environmental demands on structures may be significantly different. These portfolio owners typically have an especially diverse group of stakeholders, elevated personnel safety priorities, and competing budgets.
ARtx leadership has experience in running investigation, maintenance, and/or life extension programs as the owner and in implementing programs as a consultant for a variety of industry areas:
Our focus on lowering the operating costs of infrastructure through technology development comes from our experience with these large portfolios and the many opportunities and challenges we have seen in operating them.
ARtx is a fully licensed engineering firm with experience well beyond our specialties. If we can't help you solve your problem, we probably know who can.