Setting the service life of a whole building, part of a building, building components and materials in the context of the present technical knowledge, and introducing the concept of service life into ordinary building design, are very complex issues in the building process. This paper introduces several recent approaches to the solution of durability/service life issues.

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    The Boulevard, Langford Lane
    Kidlington, Oxford  United Kingdom  OX5 1GB
  • Authors:
    • NIREKI, T
  • Publication Date: 1996


  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00729212
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Dec 12 1996 12:00AM