Maintenance and upgrade of structural ­concrete components with carbon

Compared to demolition and new construction, the approach of maintaining and upgrading buildings and structures is becoming increasingly important. Extremely lightweight carbon fiber laminates improve the structural capacity of reinforced concrete components.

Compared to demolition and new construction, the approach of maintaining and upgrading buildings and structures is becoming increasingly important. Various repair and rehabilitation methods exist to improve the structural capacity of reinforced concrete components, including the application of shotcrete with supplementary reinforcement, the insertion of additional concrete steel into slots milled into the concrete specifically for this purpose, and the addition of a concrete topping to create a new compression zone. All of these methods are associated with a high degree of soiling whilst...

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