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Underground Oil Tanks

Is a GPR scan the same thing as an X-Ray scan for underground storage tanks?

The terms “Ground Penetrating Radar” and “X-Ray” are sometimes used interchangeably.   But they are not the same thing, and do not describe the same process.   X-Ray scans cannot be used to locate underground oil tanks, as X-Ray scans require physical access to both the top and bottom of the substance being scanned.  The construction industry uses X-Ray scans when examining the concrete slabs in multi-story structures such as apartment buildings and parking garages.  However, an X-Ray scan is of no use at all when hunting for underground oil tanks.