O'Reilly logo

Strengthening of Concrete Structures Using Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRP) by Christopher D Eamon, Hwai-Chung Wu

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

5

Provisions for installation, quality control, and maintenance

Abstract

An overview of installation, quality control (QC), and maintenance provisions of strengthening with fiber-reinforced polymers (FRP) is presented. Installation includes consideration of how materials are stored, handled, and transported to the site; the qualification of contractors to conduct the work required; as well as procedures and recommendations used to install the strengthening system. Quality assurance/QC aspects of installation discussed are inspection and evaluation and acceptance criteria. Inspection evaluation procedures cover the materials used, conformance to the strengthening design plan, and postinstallation inspection of the finished product to detect any ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required