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  • Cost action TU1406: quality specifications for roadway bridges, standardization at a european level (bridgespec) – performance indicators 

    Campos Matos, Jose; Casas Rius, Joan Ramon; Strauss, Alfred; Fernandes, S. (International Federation for Structural Concrete (fib), 2016)
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    During implementation of asset management strategies, maintenance actions are required in order to keep assets at desired performance levels. In case of roadway bridges, specific performance indicators are established for ...
  • Life cycle cost, as a tool for decision making on concrete infrastructures 

    Matos, Jose C.; Strauss, Alfred; Santos, Carlos; Casas Rius, Joan Ramon (2017)
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    The use of Life Cycle Cost (LCC) tools in civil engineering is increasing, due to the need of infrastructure owners and operators to guarantee their assets maximum performance with an optimized budget. By considering these ...
  • Performance based design and assessment—levels of indicators 

    Strauss, Alfred; Mold, Lisa; Bergmeister, Konrad; Mandic Ivankovic, Ana; Matos, Jose C.; Casas Rius, Joan Ramon (CRC Press, 2018)
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    Quality control management of structural concrete, as well as of concrete road bridges shows a lot of differences within European countries. This article provides not only an overview of the state of the art, but presents ...
  • Performance indicators for road bridges: overview of findings and future progress 

    Strauss, Alfred; Mandic Ivankovic, Ana; Campos Matos, José A.; Casas Rius, Joan Ramon (University of Zagreb, 2017)
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    One of the main objectives of COST Action TU 1406 is to build a performance indicator database, in order to develop technical recommendations which will specify the performance goals, aiming to provide a methodology with ...
  • Performance-Indikatoren für die Bewertung von Strukturen aus Konstruktionsbeton auf europäischer Ebene nach COST TU1406 

    Strauss, Alfred; Mandic Ivankovic, Ana; Mold, Lisa; Matos, Jose C.; Bergmeister, Konrad; Casas Rius, Joan Ramon (2018-02)
    Article
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    Quality control management of structural concrete, as well as of concrete road bridges shows a lot of differences within European countries. This article provides not only an overview of the state of the art, but presents ...
  • Probabilistic based, collected and analysed, practical and research based performance indicators 

    Matos, Jose C.; Casas Rius, Joan Ramon; Fernandes, S.; Strauss, Alfred (Technische Universität Wien, 2017)
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    Road asset management is a task of great responsibility, since it involves vital assets to the community. An efficient transportation network is essential for the modern society from the economic, societal and environmental ...
  • Quality specifications and performance indicators for highway bridges in Europe 

    Strauss, Alfred; Fernandes, S.; Casas Rius, Joan Ramon; Mold, Lisa; Matos, Jose C. (International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineers (IABSE), 2019)
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    Across Europe, multiple management systems were developed with the aim of managing roadway bridges in an efficient manner. Although being generically similar, the condition assessment process, based in the as-sessment of ...
  • Quality specifications and performance indicators for road bridges in Europe 

    Strauss, Alfred; Fernandes, S.; Casas Rius, Joan Ramon; Mold, Lisa; Matos, Jose C. (2018)
    Conference report
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    Across Europe, multiple management systems were developed with the aim of managing roadway bridges in an efficient manner. Although being generically similar, the condition assessment process, based in the as-sessment of ...
  • Shear performance mechanism description using digital image correlation 

    Strauss, Alfred; Castillo Ruano, Pablo; Bergmeister, Konrad; Casas Rius, Joan Ramon (2018-09)
    Article
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    In engineering, quality control in systems development ensures that products and services meet expectations. There is an increasing need to develop strategies to ensure asset quality and reduce the risk of unexpected costs. ...