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  • An attempt to the determination of the partial safety factor for SFRC members subjected to bending forces 

    Camós Andreu, Carles; Casas Rius, Joan Ramon; Molins i Borrell, Climent (International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures (RILEM), 2012)
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    In the last few years, research on techniques that permit the reduction or even the complete elimination of structural bar reinforcements has been intensified. The addition of steel fibres to the concrete matrix is proven ...
  • Bridge condition and safety based on measured vibration level 

    Casas Rius, Joan Ramon; Rodrigues, J. Fernando (International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineers (IABSE), 2015)
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    Along the years, there were efforts by researchers in quantifying structural performance and damage in function of vibration measurements. Curves proposed by several authors try to relate acceleration spectrum to damage ...
  • Unexpected behaviour of a large excavation in saturated sands 

    Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Gens Solé, Antonio; Alcoverro Bassols, Jordi; Ortuño, L (IOS Press, 2007)
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    The paper describes the behaviour of the perimeter wall of a very large excavation in saturated sands. The excavation was extended to a depth of 20m (17m below the water table) and the walls reached an impervious silty ...