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    The civil engineering sector accounts for a considerable percentage of global material and energy consumption and is a key contributor of waste material.
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    Civil engineering techniques have been considerably impacted over the past thirty years because of the use of fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composite materials. FRPs are suitable for structural...
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    Estimating, modelling, controlling and monitoring the flow of concrete is an essential part of the construction process, as the properties of concrete before it has set can have a significant impact...
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    From long-standing worries with respect to the use of lead and asbestos to recent research into carcinogenic issues related to the use of plastics in construction, there is an increasing concern...
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    The need for ecofriendly solutions has greatly increased as the environmental impact of existing construction and building materials comes under intense scrutiny. Nanotechnology provides extensive...
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    Fibre Optic Methods for Structural Health Monitoring is organised as a step-by-step guide to implementing a monitoring system and includes examples of common structures and their most-frequently...