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Recommendation of RILEM TC 237-SIB on affinity between aggregates and bituminous binders, December 2018
Recommendation of RILEM TC 238-SCM on hydration stoppage by solvent exchange for the study of hydrate assemblages, December 2018
Recommendation of RILEM TC 236-BBM: characterisation testing of hemp shiv to determine the initial water content, water absorption, dry density, particle size distribution and thermal conductivity, April 2017
Recommendation of RILEM TC 212-ACD : acoustic emission and related NDE techniques for crack detection and damage evaluation in concrete / Test method for damage qualification of reinforced concrete beams by acoustic emission
Recommendation of RILEM TC 212-ACD : acoustic emission and related NDE techniques for crack detection and damage evaluation in concrete / Test method for classification of active cracks in concrete structures by acoustic emission
Update of the recommendation of RILEM TC 189-NEC ‘Non-destructive evaluation of the concrete cover’ « Comparative test - part I – Comparative test of penetrability methods », Materials & Structures, v38, Dec 2005, pp.895-906
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Recommendations of RILEM TC177-MDT: Masonry Durability and on-site Testing MD.E.1 Determination of moisture distribution and level using radar in masonry built with regular units
Title: Recommendations of RILEM TC177-MDT: Masonry Durability and on-site Testing
MD.E.1 Determination of moisture distribution and level using radar in masonry built with regular units
Author(s): RILEM TC 177-MDT
Paper category : journal
Serial title: Materials and Structures
Abreviated Serial title: Mater. Struct.
Publisher: RILEM Publications SARL
Issue date: 2005-03-01
Publication year: 2005
Pages: 283 - 288
Total Pages: 6
Nb references: 20
There is an enduring interest in the durability of masonry acting as a composite material especially because a very large proportion of the world’s heritage buildings and civil engineering structures are predominantly constructed from this material. There is a continuing need for information on the best way to maintain a state of good preservation of masonry and on sympathetic techniques for repair and reinstatement of deteriorated masonry.
A major factor in cause of damage to masonry is an elevated moisture content. Before conducting any repairs, it is important to assess the moisture situation of a structure to be able to identify the causes of moisture as well as to determine the moisture content and its distribution rapidly and, whenever possible, non-destructively. This Pulsed RADAR based technique is non-destructive, can be performed from one accessible side of a wall and facilitates determination over wide areas of a structure to give a more comprehensive picture of the state of a building than single – position tests such as drilling / coring.
Online publication: 2005-01-21
Classification: RILEM Technical Committees
Publication type : full_text
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