This Guide to Good Practice focuses on the techniques for the repair and strengthening of reinforced and prestressed concrete structures - covering the planning, design, implementation and monitoring of repair and strengthening projects. The book systematically details the various objectives involved, from attempting to ascertain the present state of a structure and establishing the repair and/or strenthening programme required, to determining the required target condition of the structure. Site supervision, quality control, re-checks and inspection controls are also considered. Owners, architects and engineers will find this guide an invaluable reference source which will help them to achieve a balance between the many aspects - economic, historical and technical - of a repair and strengthening project.(d) Increased earth pressure on basement walls due to shoring loads on the ground outside a basement must be considered. (e) When and how to ... 3ft REPAIR AND STRENGTHENING Ol CONCRETE STRUCTURES Temporary strengthening.
|Title||:||Repair and Strengthening of Concrete Structures|
|Publisher||:||Thomas Telford - 1991-01-01|