Repair of Concrete

Definition: to replace or correct deteriorated, damaged, or faulty materials, components, or elements of a structure.- ACI Concrete Terminology


Concrete repair involves a condition evaluation to assess the current condition of the concrete structure, a determination of the causes of deterioration or distress, and selection of repair methods and materials. The evaluation may include a review of available design and construction documents, structural analysis of the structure in its deteriorated condition, a review of available test data, a review of records of any previous repair work, a review of maintenance records, a visual inspection of the structure, an evaluation of corrosion activity, destructive and nondestructive testing, and a review of laboratory results from chemical and petrographic analysis of concrete samples. Following the evaluation, the deterioration mechanism that caused the deficiency should be determined, and finally the appropriate repair materials and methods can be selected.

JOURNAL Articles ON REPAIR OF CONCRETE

Experimental Investigation on Flexural Capacity of Reinforced Concrete Beams Strengthened with 3D-Fiberglass, CFRP and GFRP

Publication: IJCSM
Date: 5/31/2022

Probabilistic Repair Cost Simulation for RC Structures Repaired With Bacteria Coating Material Under Sulfate Attack

Publication: IJCSM
Date: 5/31/2022

Durability of Repairs under Freezing and Thawing and Alkali-Aggregate Reaction

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 5/1/2022

Analytical and Parametric Studies on Flexural Performance of Reinforced Concrete Beams Strengthened by Fiber- Reinforced Geopolymer Composites

Publication: Structural Journal
Date: 5/1/2022

Numerical and Empirical Models for Service Life Assessment of RC Structures in Marine Environment

Publication: IJCSM
Date: 3/31/2022

Effect of Curing Method on Material Properties of Very- Early-Strength Latex-Modified Concrete Used in Partial- Depth Repair

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 3/1/2022

Nano-Modified Cementitious Composites with Basalt Fiber Pellets—Repair/Overlay Option

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 3/1/2022

Functionality of Zinc Anodes in Repaired Concrete

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 1/1/2022

Tensile Behavior of High-Strength Stainless Steel Wire Rope (HSSSWR)-Reinforced ECC

Publication: IJCSM
Date: 11/30/2021

Rheology of Fiber-Reinforced High-Strength Grout Modified with Polymer Latexes

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 11/1/2021

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Practice oriented papers and articles ON REPAIR OF CONCRETE

The SMUD Museum of Science and Curiosity

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 5/1/2022

Remaining Service Life Assessment of Bridge Abutments Using Different Models: Comparative Study

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 4/1/2022

A Case Study on the Durability of Fiber-Reinforced Concrete Fireproofing in Aggressive Industrial Environments

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 4/1/2022

2021 ICRI Project Awards

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 4/1/2022

Asphalt Pothole Repairs with Cementitious Mortar

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 4/1/2022

Products & Practice Spotlight: Soundly Sustainable

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 11/1/2021

Damage Detection in Concrete Bridge T girders using 3D Finite Element Simulations Trained by Artificial Neural Network

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2021

The Battle for Survival of Our Concrete Infrastructure

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 9/1/2021

Prediction of Time-to-Corrosion Cracking of Reinforced Concrete using Deep Learning Approach

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 4/22/2021

Maturity Method Expedites Pavement Repair

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 4/1/2021

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