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Reasons Why You Would Want To Know The Results Of Shear Testing On A Property

19 October 2017
 Categories: Technology, Blog

Shear testing sounds like something you would do to sheet metal to see if there are any defects in the metal. Actually, there are tests of that nature for sheet metal, but "shear testing" usually applies to rock or soil samples. You would need to do such tests if you are concerned about the integrity of the ground on a property you want to buy. In the Netherlands, where the land is frequently inundated by sea water, you especially need to know if the land is strong enough to support a house or business building. Read More …