Repaired Reinforced Concrete Beams

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Title: Repaired Reinforced Concrete Beams

Author(s): G. Andrews and A. K. Sharma

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 10

Issue: 4

Appears on pages(s): 47-51

Keywords: beams (supports); deflection; flexural strength; ferrocement; reinforced concrete; repairs; stiffness; tests; Structural Research

Date: 4/1/1988

Abstract:
Rectangular reinforced concrete beams were tested to failure, then repaired using two different methods (conventional and ferrocement). The repaired beams were tested to failure, and the strength and deformation characteristics of the repaired beams compared with the original beams.