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The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: Description of Some Examples of Structural Repairs and Strengthening by Steel Plate Bonding Technique
Author(s): Emo Agneloni
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 173-192
Keywords: bonding; buildings; concretes; plates (structural members); reinforcing steels; repairs; tests; Structural Research
Abstract:This paper shows the application of a new technique called the plate bonding technique to repair damaged structures. The good results obtained show the ability of this technique to solve different structural problems and demonstrated its validity and flexibility from a technical and economic point of view. To have good results, it is necessary to begin with knowledge of the causes of deterioration; therefore, this paper deals with the four main groups of testing methods to analyze these deficiencies. Two examples of research and tests analyzing the applied technique are included which confirm its validity.
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