IHS BRE Press
824 pages | 589 B/W Illus.
This important volume brings together the latest in research, practical application and theory relating to concrete repair. Ninety papers from 28 countries are included. As well as a wide range of papers on general aspects of concrete repair, such as patch repair, testing and inspection, emphasis is given to the increasingly important topics of fire damage assessment, prevention and repair, electrochemical repair, repair with composites and risk management. A special session on ConRepNet the EC-sponsored thematic network on the performance-based rehabilitation of reinforced concrete structures is included. The members of the technical committee were: Professor Peter Robery, UK; Professor Carmen Andrade,Spain; Dr Ulrich Schneck, Germany; Kevin Armstrong, Jersey; Dr John Broomfield, UK. The conference was sponsored by the American Concrete Institute and supported by the Institute of Concrete Technology, The Concrete Society and the Corrosion Prevention Association. Each paper includes a detailed abstract in French.