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This review article would highlightsome strategies for renovating concrete structures and restoring the strength, durability and appearance. Existing concrete buildings’ conditions are very difficult to evaluate visually. Therefore, the most challenge that facing structural engineers in practice is assessing existed concrete structure to determine...
The primary objective of this work is to assess the condition of an existed structural steel frame building that is already occupied by users, and to investigate the load bearing capacity of the major structural members (beams, columns) of the steel frames, so that to find out the possibility of added additional new story that can help to increase...
In the modern construction industry, a solution being successfully proven is the use of geosynthetic materials, applied as semi-holders, to increase the reliability and stability of soil structures. In connection therewith, solving the issues of expanding the range of methods and approaches to predicting the behavior of such structures under the ac...