Government Of India,Ministry Of Water Resources Central Soil And Materials Research Station

Concrete Diagnostics and Chemistry


Concrete Diagnostics and Chemistry group comprises of Concrete Diagnostics division, Concrete Chemistry division, and Special Studies division. Main activities are:

  • Field investigation facilities include deployment of non-destructive testing equipment by Ultrasonic Pulse Velocity method using PUNDIT in assessing the insitu quality of the structure (concrete and masonry) in question.
  • Diagnostic investigation/Health Monitoring
  • Material for repair and rehabilitation
  • Petrography studies
  • Chemical investigation of construction materials
  • Durability of concrete
  • Chemistry and Mineralogy
  • Instrumental methods of analysis
  • Water quality testing
  • Alkali Aggregate reaction studies
  • New material - Polymer, Grout etc.

Note: For Project Works, kindly contact Dr. R. Chitra, Director, CSMRS.

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