Integrity of reinforcement is fundamental to the strength, ductility, and safety of reinforced concrete structures. Determining the necessity of additional or replacement reinforcement is a primary concern in rehabilitation projects containing corrosion of reinforcing steel.
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Keywords: concrete cover; corrosion; load carrying capacity; rehabilitaion; reinforcement; repair
Author: ACI Committee 364
Publication Year: 2014
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