These books contain articles on R&D into the major aspects of durability and service life prediction of building materials and components, as well as theoretical aspects of methods and modelling of prediction, description of degradation environment by use GIS, as practical implementation of knowledge on durability in maintenance procedures and in standardisation and regulations.
Volume 1: prediction, degradation and materials. Preface. Technical committee. Part 1: prediction methods and modelling. Part 2: measurement and characterisation of degradation environment. Part 3: degradation mechanisms and materials characterisation - inorganic materials. Part 4: degradation mechanisms and materials characterisation - organic materials. Volume 2: testing, design and standardisation. Part 5: service life data. Part 6: field studies and evaluation methods. Part 7: service life testing. Part 8: design for durability. Part 9: maintenance planning and procedures. Part 10: standardisation and regulations. Author index. Subject index.