NIT Warangal Civil Engineering Syllabus REPAIR AND REHABILITATION OF STRUCTURES
REPAIR AND REHABILITATION OF STRUCTURES
Aging of structures – Performance of structures – Need for rehabilitation – Distress in concrete / steel structures
– Damage assessment and Evaluation models – Damage testing methods – NDT – Core samples – Methods
of repairs – Repair and maintenance of buildings – IS standards – Bridge repairs – Seismic strengthening –
Rehabilitation methods – grouting – detailing – imbalance of structural stability – case studies.
1. RN Raikar, Diagnosis and treatment of Structures in Distress, R and D Centre, Structural Designers
and Consultants, New Bombay, India,1994.
2. VK Raina, Concrete Bridge Practice Construction, Maintenance and Rehabilitation, 2nd Edition, Shroff
Publishers and Distributors, August, 2010.
3. WH Ransom, Building Failures, Diagnosis and Avoidance, 2nd Edition, E and F.N. Spon Publishers,