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Collapse Via flaminia

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We should start to think how to prevent collapse due to vulnerability of existing building.

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Collapse Via flaminia

  1. 1. DETERIORATION OF CONCRETE OR INADEQUATE CATATTERISTICS? WHAT WE REALLY KNOW, AND WHAT WE THINK TO KNOW, IN A WORLD FULL OF TECHNOLOGY, WHY WE ARE NOT ABLE TO SAY THAT A STRUCTURE IS NOT CAPABLE TO DO HIS JOB ANYMORE?
  2. 2. IS THE CONCRETE OF AN EXISTING STRUCTURE SOMETHING THAT WE CAN CALL HOMOGENEOUS?
  3. 3. PERFECT ADHERENCE • Is the adherence between steel rebars and concrete of an existing building something that we can really call “PERFECT”?
  4. 4. STEEL REBARS AND CONCRETE, MANY YEARS AFTER THEIR FIRST KISS, ARE STILL A GOOD COUPLE ?
  5. 5. ALWAYS KEEP IN MIND THAT AFTER YEARS, CONCRETE DEGRADE, STEEL DEGRADE, ADHERENCE CAN DEGRADE, BUT THE LOADS WHICH SUBJECT YOUR STRUCTURE HAVE MORE PROBABILITY TO BE HIGHEST ENG. ALESSIO VERDE

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