Life-Cycle Design, Assessment, and Maintenance of Structures and Infrastructure Systems (Paperback)
  • Life-Cycle Design, Assessment, and Maintenance of Structures and Infrastructure Systems (Paperback)
zoom

Life-Cycle Design, Assessment, and Maintenance of Structures and Infrastructure Systems (Paperback)

(editor), (editor)
£103.00
Paperback 192 Pages / Published: 30/12/2019
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 2 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket
Life-Cycle Design, Assessment, and Maintenance of Structures and Infrastructure Systems is a state-of-the-art comprehensive report outlining the current status and research needs in life-cycle of civil structure and infrastructure systems. The book examines: physical, chemical, and mechanical processes involved in the degradation mechanisms of concrete and steel structures located in severe environments; methods and strategies for life-cycle design and assessment of deteriorating structural systems under uncertainty; life-cycle management concepts for structures and infrastructure networks under uncertainty and the application of such concepts in management process; and principles and implications associated with the scheduling and application of maintenance policies for deteriorating structures and infrastructure networks. This book serves as a valuable resource to engineers, managers, and government agencies concerned with life-cycle design and maintenance of civil structures and infrastructure systems.

Prepared on behalf of the Task Group 1 on Life-Cycle Performance of Structural Systems Under Uncertainty of the Technical Council on Life-Cycle Performance, Safety, Reliability and Risk of Structural Systems of the Structural Engineering Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers

Structural engineering is facing a profound change toward a life-cycle oriented design philosophy in order to address the continuously increasing societal, political, economic, and environmental demand for sustainable structural and infrastructural facilities that minimize risks arising from aging, deterioration, and natural and human-made hazards.

Life-Cycle Design, Assessment, and Maintenance of Structures and Infrastructure Systems
is a state-of-the-art comprehensive report outlining the current status and research needs in life-cycle of civil structure and infrastructure systems. This book examines:Physical, chemical, and mechanical processes involved in the degradation mechanisms of concrete and steel structures located in severe environments;

Methods and strategies for life-cycle design and assessment of deteriorating structural systems under uncertainty; Life-cycle management concepts for structures and infrastructure networks under uncertainty and the application of such concepts in management process; and Principles and implications associated with the scheduling and application of maintenance policies for deteriorating structures and infrastructure networks. This book serves as a valuable resource to engineers, managers, and government agencies concerned with life-cycle design and maintenance of civil structures and infrastructure systems.

Publisher: American Society of Civil Engineers
ISBN: 9780784415467
Number of pages: 192
Dimensions: 229 x 152 mm

You may also be interested in...

Water 4.0
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Sustainability: The Basics
Added to basket
Environmental Science For Dummies
Added to basket
Environmental Chemistry
Added to basket
Biodiversity Under Threat
Added to basket
Tropic of Chaos
Added to basket
London's Sewers
Added to basket
The 'One Planet' Life
Added to basket
Heat
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Small-Scale Water Supply
Added to basket
Pesky Plastic
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.