Bridge Maintenance, Safety, Management and Life-Cycle Optimization

This volume contains the lectures and papers presented at IABMAS 2010, the Fifth International Conference of the International Association for Bridge Maintenance and Safety (IABMAS), held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA from July 11 through 15, 2010. Addressed are all major aspects of bridge maintenance, management, safety, and life-cycle optimization. These include the following: advanced and high performance materials, assessment and evaluation, aging of bridges, bridge diagnostics, bridge codes, bridge security, bridge management systems, deterioration modeling, composites, design for durability, fatigue, field testing, emerging technologies, financial planning, innovations, health monitoring, inspection, life-cycle performance, maintenance strategies, load capacity assessment, loads, new technical and materials concepts, non-destructive testing, optimization strategies, prediction of future traffic demands, rehabilitation, reliability and risk management, repair, replacement, residual service life, safety and serviceability, service life prediction, strengthening, sustainable materials for bridges, sustainable bridges,multi-criteria optimization, and whole-life costing, as well as other aspects.


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  • Accession Number: 01535414
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9780415877862
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 21 2014 11:11AM