Wednesday, June 13, 2007

359) Appraisal and Repair of Building Structures: Introductory Guide ***

Holland, R., Montgomery-Smith, B.E. and Moore, J.F.A. (1992). Appraisal and Repair of Building Structures: Introductory Guide. Thomas Telford Services Ltd., London.
  • Introduction (ms1-6)
  • Initial appraisal (ms7-12)
  • Signs of distress (ms13-18)
  • Principal investigation (ms19-28)
  • Causes of defects (ms29-46)
  • Assessment of strength (ms47-50)
  • Remedial works (ms51-66)
  • Legal aspects (ms67-76)
  • Methods of access (ms77-80)
  • Instrumentation (ms81-88)
  • Monitoring (ms89-94)
  • Load testing structures (ms95-108)
  • Unusual materials and structures (ms109-118)
  • Historic buildings (ms119-128)
  • The report (ms129-138)
  • Selected bibliography (ms6-137)