Conference Sessions

Using GPR to Locate Embedded Objects in Concrete

Date & Time: Friday Feb 17, 2023 at 1:15 pm
Duration: 50 minutes
Location: Pegasus Room A
Registration: $50 + tax


Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) provides a powerful means of locating and mapping rebar, post tension cables or embedded conduits. Using basic theory and case studies, learn how to effectively apply GPR for this application.

Presented by

Troy De Souza
Troy De Souza, Training Manager, Sensors & Software Inc.
Troy is Training Manager at Sensors & Software Inc. and has been with the company for over 20 years. His area of expertise lies in using Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) for infrastructure applications and has written a guidebook on Concrete Scanning with GPR. Troy has been involved in many aspects of radar, from training to hosting educational workshops, as well as authoring articles for several trade publications. Troy has been a guest lecturer for courses in engineering & non-destructive testing at various universities. Troy holds a B.Sc (Hon) degree in physics from York University in Toronto, Canada.