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By J K Paik,R E Melchers

Any structural procedure in provider is topic to age-related deterioration, resulting in power matters relating to upkeep, overall healthiness & safeguard, environmental and fiscal implications. evaluation of elderly constructions is a useful, unmarried resource of data on structural overview concepts for marine and land-based constructions corresponding to ships, offshore installations, commercial plant and structures. themes lined include:

  • - present practices and criteria for structural assessment
  • - basic mechanisms and complicated mathematical tools for predicting structural deterioration
  • - Residual energy review of deteriorated structures
  • - Inspection and upkeep of elderly structures
  • - Reliability and danger overview of elderly structures

Professionals from a vast diversity of disciplines can be capable of achieve a greater realizing of present practices and criteria for structural review or well-being tracking, and what destiny tendencies may well be.

  • Single resource of knowledge on structural overview suggestions for marine and land-based structures
  • Examines the residual energy and reliability of elderly structures
  • Assesses present practices masking inspection, future health tracking and maintenance

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