Uncertainty modelling of service life and environmental performance to reduce risk in building design decisions
Silvestre, José Dinis
Brito, Jorge de
- Publisher: VGTU Press Technika
Journal of Civil Engineering and Management
(issn: 1822-3605, eissn: 1392-3730)
claddings | Building construction | decision-making | service life prediction | building design | TH1-9745 | life cycle assessment
Life-cycle assessment (LCA) is increasingly used to quantify the environmental impacts of construction materials. However, the relationship between the durability and LCA of these complex products with long life-cycles must be analysed in detail, namely using stochastic...