Assessment of the material properties of a fire damaged building

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Oladipupo OLOMO; Olufikayo ADERINLEWO; Moses TANIMOLA; Silvana CROOPE;
(2012)
  • Publisher: National R&D Institute URBAN-INCERC, INCERC Bucharest Branch
  • Journal: Constructii: Journal of Civil Engineering Research (issn: 1221-2709, eissn: 2247-0328)
  • Subject: ultrasonic pulse velocity | tensile strength | compressive strength | non-destructive tests | Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) | TA1-2040 | Building construction | TH1-9745

This study identifies a process for assessing the material properties of a fire damaged building so as to determine whether the remains can be utilized in construction or be demolished. Physical and chemical analysis were carried out on concrete and steel samples taken ... View more
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