Structural Survey: Volume 28 Issue 3


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Building conservation philosophy for masonry repair: part 2 – “principles”

Alan M. Forster

The techniques available for the repair of historic masonry structures are extremely wide ranging. The advantages and disadvantages of each type of repair can be evaluated in…


Preventive measures for mitigating fire risks in big box retail facilities

Mohammad A. Hassanain

The purpose of this paper is to investigate a set of preventive measures required for mitigating fire risks in big box retail facilities.


Structures oscillations monitoring with global positioning system and adaptive filtering techniques

Ana Paula C. Larocca, Ricardo Ernesto Schaal, Edvaldo Simões da Fonseca

This paper aims to detect small dynamic displacements by analysis of L1 Global Positioning System carrier frequency using an improved method for collecting data and filtering…

Individual heat metering and charging of multi‐dwelling residential housing

Simon Siggelsten, Stefan Olander

The purpose of this paper is to look more closely at the residents' attitude to individual heat metering and charging systems (IMC) of multi‐family dwellings in residential…


Maintenance services in social housing: what do residents find important?

Henk‐Jan van Mossel, Sylvia J.T. Jansen

Knowing which services are essential to tenants gives the housing associations the background to set priorities in maintenance policy and purchasing. The purpose of this paper is…




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