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CAE 433 - Repair of Existing Building Structures

Course Title: 

Repair of Existing Building Structures

Course Description: 

Building repair and retrofit issues are discussed. Specific requirements of a building for repair and/or reconstruction are emphasized. Methods of assessing building conditions, including forensic structural engineering are covered. Repair and strengthening methods based on types of materials (steel, concrete, masonry, timber), occupancy and function (residential, commercial), and building values are covered along with demonstration case studies and illustrative examples.

Credit: 

(3-0-3)

Prerequisite: 

[(CAE 431 with min. grade of D and CAE 432 with min. grade of D)]

Corequisite: 

None