Repair, restoration and retrofitting of in service concrete structures in India - Case studies
  Satish Sharma, Rizwan Anwar, Ankit Sharma and TVG Reddy
  Due to inadequate specifications and different deteriorating influences, numerous RCC structures constructed during early 80ís and late 90ís and even upto 1999 in India, till the revision of codal provision on strength and durability as laid down in IS 456:2000, are found to be either in partly or fully distressed conditions. With the objective of enhancing the Residual life of RCC members, condition assessment study needs to be carried out through visual, field and laboratory evaluation of samples collected. The paper pertains to the durable and sustainable solution through repair, restoration & retrofitting of in service concrete structures.