If a distribution network is damaged, independent advice is needed in order to determine the cause. As a result, the costs of the damage can be recovered and similar faults can be avoided in the future.
An incidental case of damage may indicate that the heat energy distribution network is nearing the end of its service life in a number of locations. Once the cause of the damage has been identified, comparable parts of the network that have not yet failed can be investigated and analysed.
Kiwa’s materials testing and analyses experts can dispose of a state-of-the-art laboratory for chemical and physical analyses, mechanical tests and microscopic analyses. The results help to clarify whether more cases of damage can be expected in the future and indicate whether or not possible early replacement of parts of the network is justified.
In the initial instance, Kiwa will collect information on the case of damage. The next action is to draw up a step-by-step plan in order to analyse the specific case of damage in both desk and lab research.
Kiwa has a wide range of analysis in the case of damage. Check out what we have to offer below.
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