Concrete Durability and Repair Technology

Author(s): Edited by Ravindra K Dhir and Michael J McCarthy
ISBN: 9780727728265
Publication Date: 01 October 1999
Stock level: Out of stock

£139.50

Format:Hardback
Publication status: Published
Publisher:ICE Publishing
Page size:234x156mm
Number of pages:794
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Concrete will be the key material for Mankind to create the built environment of the next millennium. The requirements of this infrastructure will be both demanding, in terms of technical performance and economy, and yet be greatly varied, from…


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Subjects: Buildings and StructuresBridgesConstruction materialsStructural analysis
Product code: 9780727728265

Concrete will be the key material for Mankind to create the built environment of the next millennium. The requirements of this infrastructure will be both demanding, in terms of technical performance and economy, and yet be greatly varied, from architectural masterpieces to the simplest of utilities.

Concrete durability and repair technology forms the Proceedings of the three day International Conference held during the Congress, Creating with Concrete, 6-10 September 1999, organised by the Concrete technology Unit, University of Dundee. It coevrs recent developments in the areas of durability provisions, assessment and monitoring and repairs. Specific topics discussed include, selection of materials and mix composition, performance specification and durability by intent, whole life cost and durability audit, repair materials and methods, development and diagnostic technology and contract conditions/management.