- Author : S. Moy
- Release Date : 15 May 2013
- Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
- Genre : Technology & Engineering
- Pages : 558 pages
- ISBN 13 : 9780128087701
Download or read book entitled Developments in fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites for civil engineering by author: S. Moy which was release on 15 May 2013 and published by Elsevier Inc. Chapters with total page 558 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. This chapter deals with the uses of advanced composite materials in the construction industry. After considering the advantages of using composites and methods of fabrication, it outlines the surprisingly wide range of applications of composites. Examples are given from around the world of components and complete buildings and bridges, railway and other infrastructure, geotechnical applications and pipes for the water sector. Finally a number of more unusual or future possibilities are presented.