Building Pathology and Rehabilitation

Durability of Building Materials and Components

Editors: de Freitas, Vasco Peixoto, Delgado, J.M.P.Q. (Eds.)

  • Provides a collection of recent research works
  • Contribute to the systematization and dissemination of knowledge related to the long-term performance and durability of buildings
  • Includes a set of new developments in the field of durability, service life prediction methodologies, the durability approach for historical and old buildings, asset and maintenance management and on the durability of materials, systems and components
  • Resumes of the current state of knowledge for benefit of professional colleagues
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Durability of Building Materials and Components provides a collection of recent research works to contribute to the systematization and dissemination of knowledge related to the long-term performance and durability of construction and, simultaneously, to show the most recent advances in this domain. It includes a set of new developments in the field of durability, service life prediction methodologies, the durability approach for historical and old buildings, asset and maintenance management and on the durability of materials, systems and components. The book is divided in several chapters that intend to be a resume of the current state of knowledge for benefit of professional colleagues.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • A Probabilistic Framework for Performance-Based Durability Engineering

    Flint, Madeleine (et al.)

    Pages 1-33

  • Planned Preventive Maintenance Activities: Analysis of Guidance Documents

    Raposo, Sónia (et al.)

    Pages 35-60

  • Microstructure of Cement Paste Blended with Micronized Sand (MS)

    Wang, Ying (et al.)

    Pages 61-84

  • Durability of Interior Renderings in Schools: Optimization of Envelope Insulation for Mitigation of Mould Growth Risk

    Ramos, N. M. M. (et al.)

    Pages 85-103

  • Influence of Air Lime type and Curing Conditions on Lime and Lime-Metakaolin Mortars

    Faria, Paulina (et al.)

    Pages 105-126

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eBook $99.00
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Hardcover $129.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-37474-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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  • ISBN 978-3-642-44055-7
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Durability of Building Materials and Components
Editors
  • Vasco Peixoto de Freitas
  • J.M.P.Q. Delgado
Series Title
Building Pathology and Rehabilitation
Series Volume
3
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-37475-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-37475-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-37474-6
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-44055-7
Series ISSN
2194-9832
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 274
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