An updated version of DOC GEN 010 edition 6 launched. Nordtest certification of Non-destructive testing personnel version 6.3. The changes is most editorial updates and §4.2.3 Multisectors & §7.2 NDT Techniques. DOC GEN 010 edition 6.3 approved May 2018 and following the standard EN ISO 9712:2012. Free download here.
The Handbook for Environmental Laboratories has
now been launched - NT TR 537 as version four.
This handbook is written for environmental testing laboratories in the Nordic countries, in order to give support to the implementation of the concept of measurement uncertainty for their routine measurements.
Internal Quality Control – Handbook for Chemical laboratories (Trollboken - Troll Book)
The Troll Book is now translated to nine languages and more versions are in the pipeline. All can be from Nordtest free of charge. This new updated version in English can be downloaded free of charge here.
A cooperation among road authorities in Finland, Norway and Sweden has created a new Nordtest method NT BUILD 515 for hydrophobic impregnation of concrete. The road authorities of the Nordic countries allocate, yearly, vast sums on the hydrophobic surface protection of reinforced concrete structures (e.g. bridges) in order to reduce the risk for chloride induced corrosion, caused by the extensive use of de-icing salts during harsh winters or sea water ingress.