GPR Benefits vs Concrete X-RAY
  Ground Penetrating Radar CONCRETE X-RAY
Employee Health Hazards? No Yes
(radiation hazard -
requires evacuation)
Scanning Operated During Normal Business
Operating Hours?
Yes No
Site Staff Required? 1 Person
(no security required due to safe technology)
Multiple
(2 operators +
security to block entrances into the area)
Slab Access Required? Only 1 Side 2 Sides
Scan Concrete Slab on Grade & Foundation Walls? Yes No
Real Time Analysis? Yes No
(requires processing
& developing)
Can Determine
Position & Depth Location
in Real Time
Yes No
Can Determine Depth of Cover
in Real Time?
Yes No
Maximum Area Covered
per Single Scan?
24" x 24"
(standard in single scan)
16" x 16"
(standard in single scan)
Maximum Penetration Depth? 24" 16"


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Concrete X-Ray compared to Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) by Global GPR Services Inc.