geophysics . engineering . monitoring
“Misura ciò che è misurabile, rendi misurabile ciò che non lo è”
Areas of Action
infrastructures, great works, civil and historical real estate
geophysical surveys, monitoring (structural and geotechnical), tests and testing services
Akron was founded in 2001 following relevant professional experiences in the geophysics context.
Akron offers a wide range of services with a vast fleet of proprietary instrumentation and equipment.
The main sectors of activity :
Akron carries out surface investigations in the borehole (seismic, geoelectric, radar and electromagnetometry) with a wide range of equipment and instrumentation
Akron carries out surveys and tests on foundation elements and elevated structures, non-destructive or partially destructive survey services and all the test services from the implementation phase to the testing phase
Structural and Geotechnical Monitoring
Akron provides complete solutions for structural and geotechnical monitoring. The technological solutions adopted and developed in-house allow monitoring both locally and remotely with static and dynamic systems
MEASUREMENT INSTRUMENTS AND EQUIPMENT
Akron provides its services by operating indifferently throughout Italy and abroad with its own staff and proprietary equipment.
These instruments are stored in a warehouse located north of Milan. All the instruments are certified and calibrated according to the regulations in force and are subject to a vigilant control of correct functioning.
Some of our numbers
- Over 1,200 bridges investigated
- Tunnels investigated over 80 km
- Georadar surveys over 160 km
- Seismic surveys in the hole over 20,000 m
- Data acquired in acceptance tests over 10,000 hours
- Test reports delivered over 25,000
- Non-destructive checks over 10,000
- Foundation piles investigated over 2,000
- Monitoring instrumentation installed over 10,000 sensors