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How to take care of aging concrete structures – what do the experts ...

Part 1: Professor Dr Mª Carmen Andrade, (Spain) The safety of structures, and the deterioration of the concrete from which they are made, are raising concerns in our ...
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Sustainable solution for offshore windfarm installation

As one of the most mature renewable energy industries, wind power has already proved its ability to provide safe, efficient, clean, and increasingly affordable ...
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Sustainability, Resilience and Digital Transformation

The path to a sustainable future for Design & Manufacturing encompasses many components. The trends indicate that through much greater levels of digitalization, our ...
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Speeding up onshore wind turbine installations with the ...

The demand for renewable energy has resulted in the rapid development of wind energy worldwide. In spite of the COVID-19 pandemic, the wind industry recorded a ...
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Refurbishing aging dams for sustainable hydropower generation

Solutions and experiences from Master Builders Solutions   “…infrastructure cannot be taken for granted and the world needs to overcome the environmental damage faced by ...
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Refurbishment and protection of busy viaduct in the Czech Republic

Bridges, roads or viaducts are exposed to demanding conditions daily – heavy vehicles crossing the infrastructure bring the architecture to its limit of load-bearing ...
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7 key tips for durable waterproofing using liquid membranes

The versatility of liquid membranes allows their application for waterproofing of all types of structures, from roofs to cellars, including car parks, and from ...
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9 factors to consider when choosing a protective car park ...

A sustainable solution that provides effective protection and waterproofing plays a key role in the long-term structural integrity of a facility and its ...
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The urgency of aging infrastructure in our smart and urbanized world

If you look around, you can see concrete structures almost everywhere – whether they are residential or commercial buildings, roads, bridges or dams, we, humankind, are ...
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10 ways to reduce segmental tunnel linings’ carbon footprint

Segmentally lined tunnels use a large quantity of concrete, with the associated carbon burden that brings. However, rethinking your approach early on can reduce the ...
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The role of materials for a sustainable construction and ...

Compared to other construction materials like steel or plastic, concrete has a much lower environmental impact as per kilo basis. However, as it is the second most ...
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Watertight and water vapour permeable materials - Is that possible?

Permeability of waterproofing membranes to gases - Part 4
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