Evolution of ACI 562 Code—Part 8

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Title: Evolution of ACI 562 Code—Part 8

Author(s): Marjorie M. Lynch

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 38

Issue: 10

Appears on pages(s): 64-67

Keywords: building, structure, condition, maintenance

Date: 10/1/2016

Abstract:
This is another in a series of articles intended to explain some of the new content in the 2016 edition of the ACI 562 Code. The basis of a design report for concrete repair projects is explained. The report provides the owner, and, when required, the building official, a simple means of understanding the conditions that led to the repair project, why repairs are necessary, and what actions need to be taken to ensure the long-term performance of the structure.