Accession Number:

AD0739137

Title:

Vacuum Testing of Concrete Pipes for Watertightness (Issledovanie Vodonepronitsaemosti Betonnykh Trub).

Descriptive Note:

Library communication,

Corporate Author:

BUILDING RESEARCH STATION WATFORD (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

Research was performed to develop test methods to check the water tightness of concrete pipes. The method is based on the equivalence of air infiltration to water exfiltration, the air infiltration being produced by creating a vacuum within the pipe under test.

Subject Categories:

  • Pumps, Filters, Pipes, Tubing, Fittings and Valves
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE