Advanced Composites in Bridge Construction and Repair

Written By Yail J. Kim
Advanced Composites in Bridge Construction and Repair
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Pub Limited
  • Release : 07 May 2014
  • ISBN : 9780857096944
  • Pages : 356 pages
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Download or read book entitled Advanced Composites in Bridge Construction and Repair by author: Yail J. Kim which was release on 07 May 2014 and published by Woodhead Pub Limited with total page 356 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Advanced composite materials for bridge structures are recognized as a promising alternative to conventional construction materials such as steel. This book summarises key recent research in this area. After an introductory overview and an assessment of bond characteristics between composites and cement, Advanced composites in bridge construction and repair reviews key applications of fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites in bridge construction and repair. These applications include cable-stayed bridges, seismic retrofit of reinforced concrete piers, repair of ageing bridge substructures a.

Advanced Composites in Bridge Construction and Repair

Advanced Composites in Bridge Construction and Repair
  • Author : Yail J. Kim
  • Publisher : Woodhead Pub Limited
  • Release Date : 2014-05-07
  • Total pages : 356
  • ISBN : 9780857096944
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Summary : Advanced composite materials for bridge structures are recognized as a promising alternative to conventional construction materials such as steel. This book summarises key recent research in this area. After an introductory overview and an assessment of bond characteristics between composites and cement, Advanced composites in bridge construction and repair reviews ...

Advanced Composites in Bridge Construction and Repair

Advanced Composites in Bridge Construction and Repair
  • Author : Yail Jimmy Kim
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-11-13
  • Total pages : 356
  • ISBN : 9780857096944
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Summary : Advanced composite materials for bridge structures are recognized as a promising alternative to conventional construction materials such as steel. After an introductory overview and an assessment of the characteristics of bonds between composites and quasi-brittle structures, Advanced Composites in Bridge Construction and Repair reviews the use of advanced composites in ...

Advanced Composites in Bridge Construction and Repair

Advanced Composites in Bridge Construction and Repair
  • Author : Yail Jimmy Kim
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-05-16
  • Total pages : 356
  • ISBN : 9780857096944
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Summary : Advanced composite materials for bridge structures are recognized as a promising alternative to conventional construction materials such as steel. After an introductory overview and an assessment of the characteristics of bonds between composites and quasi-brittle structures, Advanced Composites in Bridge Construction and Repair reviews the use of advanced composites in ...

Polymer Composites for Civil and Structural Engineering

Polymer Composites for Civil and Structural Engineering
  • Author : L. Hollaway
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Total pages : 259
  • ISBN : 9780857096944
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Summary : New materials and methods within the construction industry offer substantial advantages in terms of cost, durability, ease of design, and ease of fabrication. This new book looks at the multitude of uses of polymer composites in construction and discusses fabrication methods, suitability of materials, design methods, construction methods, performance and ...

Current and Future Trends in Bridge Design Construction and Maintenance

Current and Future Trends in Bridge Design  Construction and Maintenance
  • Author : Parag C. Das,Dan M. Frangopol,Andrzej S. Nowak,Institution of Civil Engineers (Great Britain)
  • Publisher : Thomas Telford
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 660
  • ISBN : 9780857096944
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Summary : The major expansion of transport networks in the twentieth century has been accompanied by extensive bridge construction. At the end of the century, the field of bridge engineering continues to grow and develop. Recent years have seen the construction of revolutionary new bridges, advances in materials and construction techniques and ...

Innovative Developments of Advanced Multifunctional Nanocomposites in Civil and Structural Engineering

Innovative Developments of Advanced Multifunctional Nanocomposites in Civil and Structural Engineering
  • Author : Kenneth Loh,Satish Nagarajaiah
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-02-03
  • Total pages : 404
  • ISBN : 9780857096944
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Summary : Innovative Developments of Advanced Multifunctional Nanocomposites in Civil and Structural Engineering focuses on nanotechnology, the innovation and control of materials at 100 nm or smaller length scales, and how they have revolutionized almost all of the various disciplines of science and engineering study. In particular, advances in synthesizing, imaging, and manipulating ...

Textile Fibre Composites in Civil Engineering

Textile Fibre Composites in Civil Engineering
  • Author : Thanasis Triantafillou
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-02-08
  • Total pages : 470
  • ISBN : 9780857096944
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Summary : Textile Fibre Composites in Civil Engineering provides a state-of-the-art review from leading experts on recent developments, the use of textile fiber composites in civil engineering, and a focus on both new and existing structures. Textile-based composites are new materials for civil engineers. Recent developments have demonstrated their potential in the ...

Sustainability of Construction Materials

Sustainability of Construction Materials
  • Author : Jamal Khatib
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-08-12
  • Total pages : 742
  • ISBN : 9780857096944
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Summary : Sustainability of Construction Materials, Second Edition, explores an increasingly important aspect of construction. In recent years, serious consideration has been given to environmental and societal issues in the manufacturing, use, disposal, and recycling of construction materials. This book provides comprehensive and detailed analysis of the sustainability issues associated with these ...

Characteristics and Uses of Steel Slag in Building Construction

Characteristics and Uses of Steel Slag in Building Construction
  • Author : Ivanka Netinger GrubeŇ°a,Ivana Barisic,Aleksandra Fucic,Samitinjay Sadashivrao Bansode
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-05-20
  • Total pages : 194
  • ISBN : 9780857096944
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Summary : Characteristics and Uses of Steel Slag in Building Construction focuses predominantly on the utilization of ferrous slag (blast furnace and steel slag) in building construction. This extensive literature review discusses the worldwide utilization of ferrous slag and applications in all sectors of civil engineering, including structural engineering, road construction, and ...

Recent Trends in Cold Formed Steel Construction

Recent Trends in Cold Formed Steel Construction
  • Author : Cheng Yu
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-05-27
  • Total pages : 332
  • ISBN : 9780857096944
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Summary : Recent Trends in Cold-Formed Steel Construction discusses advancements in an area that has become an important construction material for buildings. The book addresses cutting-edge new technologies and design methods using cold-formed steel as a main structural material, and provides technical guidance on how to design and build sustainable and energy-efficient ...

Biopolymers and Biotech Admixtures for Eco Efficient Construction Materials

Biopolymers and Biotech Admixtures for Eco Efficient Construction Materials
  • Author : Fernando Pacheco-Torgal,Volodymyr Ivanov,Niranjan Karak,Henk Jonkers
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-01-11
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 9780857096944
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Summary : Since 1930 more than 100,000 new chemical compounds have been developed and insufficient information exists on the health assessment of 95 percent of these chemicals in which a relevant percentage are used in construction products. For instance Portland cement concrete, the most used material on the Planet (10.000 million tons/year that in the ...

Rehabilitation of Pipelines Using Fiber reinforced Polymer FRP Composites

Rehabilitation of Pipelines Using Fiber reinforced Polymer  FRP  Composites
  • Author : Vistasp M. Karbhari
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2015-05-23
  • Total pages : 314
  • ISBN : 9780857096944
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Summary : Rehabilitation of Pipelines Using Fibre-reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites presents information on this critical component of industrial and civil infrastructures, also exploring the particular challenges that exist in the monitor and repair of pipeline systems. This book reviews key issues and techniques in this important area, including general issues such as ...

Dynamics of Civil Structures Volume 2

Dynamics of Civil Structures  Volume 2
  • Author : Shamim Pakzad
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-06-11
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 9780857096944
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Summary : Dynamics of Civil Structures, Volume 2: Proceedings of the 36th IMAC, A Conference and Exposition on Structural Dynamics, 2018, the second volume of nine from the Conference brings together contributions to this important area of research and engineering. The collection presents early findings and case studies on fundamental and applied aspects of ...

Dynamics of Civil Structures Volume 2

Dynamics of Civil Structures  Volume 2
  • Author : Juan Caicedo,Shamim Pakzad
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-07-05
  • Total pages : 355
  • ISBN : 9780857096944
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Summary : Dynamics of Civil Structures, Volume 2: Proceedings of the 35th IMAC, A Conference and Exposition on Structural Dynamics, 2017, the second volume of ten from the Conference brings together contributions to this important area of research and engineering. The collection presents early findings and case studies on fundamental and applied aspects of ...

Marine Concrete Structures

Marine Concrete Structures
  • Author : Mark Alexander
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-09-13
  • Total pages : 504
  • ISBN : 9780857096944
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Summary : Marine Concrete Structures: Design, Durability and Performance comprehensively examines structures located in, under, or in close proximity to the sea. A major emphasis of the book is on the long-term performance of marine concrete structures that not only represent major infrastructure investment and provision, but are also required to operate ...