A practical methodology to assess corrosion in concrete sewer pipes

Shima Taheri, Martin Ams, Heriberto Bustamante, Louisa Vorreiter, Michael Withford, Simon Martin Clark

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    Abstract

    The combination of Neutron Tomography (NT), Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM, with and without elemental analysis), pH profiling and Microindentation Mapping techniques was used to develop a methodology for the assessment of concrete sewer pipe deterioration. We demonstrate a viable method for health monitoring of concrete sewer pipes and the evaluation of competing mitigation strategies.
    Original languageEnglish
    Article number06010
    Number of pages4
    JournalMATEC Web of Conferences
    Volume199
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2018
    EventInternational Conference on Concrete Repair, Rehabilitation and Retrofitting (ICCRRR 2018) - Cape Town, South Africa
    Duration: 19 Nov 201821 Nov 2018

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