Recent Submissions

  • BRAIN: Building Research Analysis and Information Network 

    Serrat Piè, Carles; Gibert Armengol, Vicente; Casas Rius, Joan Ramon; Rapinski, Jacek (International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures (RILEM), 2017)
    Conference lecture
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    The research we introduce in the paper is intended to model and to infer on the durability of architectural fronts, composed of the facades of buildings, by designing a predictive system. The estimation is based on survival ...
  • Educating XXIst century civil engineers in Barcelona 

    Turmo Coderque, José; Estela Carbonell, M. Rosa; Chacón Flores, Rolando Antonio; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Lloberas Valls, Oriol; Oliver Olivella, Xavier; Poblet-Puig, Jordi; Puigví Burniol, Maria Àngels; Valls del Barrio, Susanna; Díez, Pedro (2017)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    The educational programs of Civil Engineering schools have evolved to adapt to changes in society demands and regulations. Specifically, Civil Engineering curricula in Spain was highly impacted by the Bolonia Declaration ...
  • Reducing the critical path for in situ construction of concrete viaducts built with movable scaffolding 

    Turmo Coderque, José (2017)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
  • Reducing the critical path of concrete bridges built with movable scaffolding system 

    Turmo Coderque, José (2017)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    Modern geometrical requirements for high capacity ground infrastructure, as highways or high speed train lines, imply increasing number of long tunnels and viaducts in mountainous countries. Moreover, for the sake of the ...
  • Modelling construction of footbridges with cables 

    Lozano Galant, José Antonio; Turmo Coderque, José (Technishe Universität Berlin, 2017)
    Conference lecture
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    The usual moderate dimensions of footbridges allow design architects (and sometimes engineers) to provide such structures with capricious forms. Under such circumstances, the analysis of the service state is usually very ...
  • Structural system identification of pedestrian bridges by observability method 

    Lei, Jun; Lozano Galant, José Antonio; Nogal Macho, María; Xu, Dong; Turmo Coderque, José (Technishe Universität Berlin, 2017)
    Conference lecture
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    The condition assessment of pedestrian bridges might be overlooked due to the small scale of these structures. A short list of accidents is provided to justify the necessity of condition assessment on pedestrian bridges. ...
  • Structural health monitoring developments in TRUSS Marie Sklodowska-Curie innovative training network 

    Moughty, John James; Barrias, Antonio Jose de Sousa; Casas Rius, Joan Ramon (2017)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    This paper reports on recent contributions by the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network titled TRUSS (Training in Reducing Uncertainty of Structural Safety) to the field of structural safety in rail and road ...
  • Modelización de vigas mixtas con interacción imperfecta 

    Lozano Galant, José Antonio; Mirambell Arrizabalaga, Enrique; Xu, Dong; Turmo Coderque, José (2017)
    Conference lecture
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    La mayoría de normativa sobre vigas mixtas asume una conexión rígida entre el hormigón y el acero. Este tipo de conexión no produce ningún deslizamiento relativo entre ambos materiales y por tanto se puede aplicar la ...
  • 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)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    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 ...
  • Transportes especiales: sistemas de gestión de una red de puentes 

    Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo; Casas Rius, Joan Ramon; Aparicio Bengoechea, Ángel Carlos (Asociación Chilena de Carreteras y Transporte (ACCT), 2017)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Esta comunicación presenta una metodología para la autorización de paso de transportes especiales sobre los puentes y viaductos de una red de carreteras. Se presentan la metodología de evaluación tanto de puentes documentados ...
  • Evaluación estructural de puentes existentes: técnicas de observabilidad 

    Lozano Galant, José Antonio; Nogal Macho, María; Jun, Lei; Xu, Dong; Turmo Coderque, José; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo (Asociación Chilena de Carreteras y Transporte (ACCT), 2017)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Cada vez es más importante el parque de puentes y estructuras ya construidas que es necesario mantener y evaluar su estado con el paso del tiempo, o tras haber sufrido alguna situación accidental, como puede ser un sismo. ...
  • COST TU1406: an overview of European standardization on quality control of road bridges 

    Matos, Jose C.; Casas Rius, Joan Ramon (International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineers (IABSE), 2017)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    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 ...

View more