Maintenance, Repair, Rehabilitation and Retrofitting of Structures
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Maintenance, Repair, Rehabilitation and Retrofitting of Structures

Author : G. Nandini Devi
© Year : 2021
ISBN : 9788194867654
Pages : 916
Binding : Paperback
Dimension : 18 x 24
Weight : 1.17   kg
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  • About the Book
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  • About the Author

Reinforced concrete structures have always been the first choice for the construction industry world over. This composite material has proved its robustness and versatility beyond doubts. However, these structures are subjected to constant deterioration due to effects of ageing, inadequate maintenance, severe environmental exposure, penetration of catalystic agencies such as moisture, gases like CO2 and oxygen, chloride ions, industrial pollutants, abuse (overused and misused), etc. This deterioration needs to be timely arrested before it leads to irreversible damage making it imperative to repair and upgrade (retrofit/strengthening) the current stock of deteriorated and deficient structures. This book has been designed with the aim to give the students an insight into the subject of concrete repair, its protection and strengthening. It is profusely illustrated with neat diagrams and actual site photographs.
The book broadly deals with:

  • Deterioration of concrete structures
  • Visual deterioration of structures
  • Conditional/damage assessment & evaluation of structures
  • Damage assessment allied tests
  • Retrofitting/strengthening
  • Seismic retrofitting of concrete structures
  • Protection & maintenance of structures
  • Long-term health monitoring
  • Structural health monitoring
  • Demolition techniques
  • Repair of underwater structures
  • Various materials and equipment used in repair work.
  • Guidelines for all the processes given by governments.

This book will be a guide to B.E. (Civil Engineering), ME (Structural Engineering) students and practising civil engineers.

  1. Maintenance and Repair Strategies
  2. Deterioration Causes, Inspection and Assessment of Structures
  3. Quality Assurances for Concrete Construction
  4. Serviceability and Durability of Concrete
  5. Corrosion
  6. Special Mortar and Concretes
  7. Shoring and Underpinnin
  8. Materials, Techniques for Repair and Protection Methods
  9. Techniques for Restoration and Retrofitting of Structures
  10. Repair Techniques for Structures Damaged During Earthquake
  11. Underwater Repair Materials and Techniques
  12. Demolition Techniques
  13. Structural Health Monitoring
  14. Non-destructive Testing of Concrete
      Index

G. Nandini Devi :- has over 17 years of teaching and research experience in Engineering College. She is Editorial Board Member for 12 international journals and has 38 publications in both international and national journals (few were cited). She is a recognized supervisor of Anna University, Chennai. She is a Life member of ISTE, IEI. Her area of research is structural response of concrete structures, earthquake resistant structures and FRP composites in structures.

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