Evaluation and Repair of Concrete Structures Part 3

Author: John Southard, P.E.
Course #: 0003017a

PDH : 6 hrs

Price: $60.00

This course provides guidance on evaluating the condition of the concrete in a structure, relating the condition of the concrete to the underlying cause or causes of that condition, selecting an appropriate repair material and method for any deficiency found, and using the selected materials and methods to repair or rehabilitate the structure. Guidance is also included on maintenance of concrete and on preparation of concrete investigation reports for repair and rehabilitation projects. Considerations for certain specialized types of rehabilitation projects are also given.

We will be covering Army Corps of Engineers document "Evaluation and Repair of Concrete Structures" Maintenance and Specialized Repairs of Concrete from chapters 7-9. In part three the focus of the course is on maintenance of concrete, specialized repairs, and reporting. Items discussed include cleaning, the use of sealants and coatings, joint maintenance, repair of waterstops, underwater repairs, and as-built reports.