use of adhesives to form load-bearing joints in bridges, civil engineering and
growth in the use of adhesives in load-bearing joints in civil engineering
applications such as buildings and bridges. In many cases, the use of adhesives
can prove more convenient, less expensive, stronger and more durable than
traditional method of joining.
factors involved in the formation of a successful adhesive joint, including
adhesive selection, surface preparation, joint design, fabrication and
protection from the environment.
About the Book
The second part of the book describes the
growing uses of adhesives to repair and strengthen existing structures, the
growing uses of adhesives to repair and strengthen existing structures, in
addition to describing their use in new construction and applications which are
now being developed for the future.
information required to fully exploit the economic and technical advantages of
education and industry will find this book an invaluable source of information
on a technology increasing importance.
students of construction.
Title of the Book
Author of the Book
technology Research Center,
Contents of the Book
Specifications, fabrication and quality control
Chapter # 8: Potential future developments