ABSTRACT

This bookcontains papers covering a wide range of studies on life-cycle performance analysis, design, maintenance, monitoring, management, and cost of civil infrastructure systems. Topics include reliability and optimization as design basis tools, monitoring systems, life-cycle cost analysis and management, bridge management systems, and quality co

chapter |16 pages

A structural monitoring system for rc-/pc structures

ByH. Budelmann & K. Hariri

chapter |20 pages

Life-Cycle Cost analysis and management of reinforced/prestressed concrete structures

ByM.M.S. Cheung, X. Zhang & K.K.L. So

chapter |16 pages

Bridge management system developed for the local governments in Japan

ByM. Kaneuji, N. Yamamoto, E. Watanabe, H. Furuta & K. Kobayashi

chapter |8 pages

Bridge life-cycle management in the service of the Finnish Road Administration

ByM. Airaksinen & M.-K. Söderqvist

chapter |8 pages

Optimal risk-based Life-Cycle Cost design of infrastructures

ByA.H.-S. Ang

chapter |10 pages

Lifetime optimization of reinforced concrete structures in aggressive environments

ByL. Azzarello, F. Biondini & A. Marchiondelli

chapter |8 pages

Life-Cycle Cost tenders for infrastructure projects

ByJ. Bakker & J. Volwerk

chapter |10 pages

Lifetime analysis and structural repair of a cable-stayed bridge

ByF. Biondini, D.M. Frangopol & P.G. Malerba

chapter |10 pages

Optimal seismic retrofit and maintenance strategy for steel bridges using Life-Cycle Cost analysis

ByH.-N. Cho, H.-H. Choi, K.-M. Lee & K.-H. Park

chapter |10 pages

Seismic reliability analysis of deteriorating bridges considering environmental stressors

ByH.-N. Cho, K.-M. Lee, H.-H. Choi & J.-K. Lim

chapter |8 pages

Bridge management system based on Life-Cycle Cost minimization

ByH. Furuta & T. Kameda

chapter |8 pages

Optimal design and cost-effectiveness evaluation of MR damper system for cable-stayed bridges based on LCC concept

ByD. Hahm, H.-M. Koh, W. Park, S.-Y. Ok & K.-S. Park

chapter |8 pages

Cost evaluation in bridge inspection strategies by using real options method

ByT. Harada & K.Yokoyama

chapter |10 pages

A probabilistic methodology for sustainable bridge management

ByN.H. Jin, M.K. Chryssanthopoulos & G.A.R. Parke

chapter |8 pages

Life-Cycle Cost analysis in bridge structures: Focused on superstructure

ByJ. Kang, S. Lee, T. Hong, K.-J. Koo, C.-T. Hyun & D. Lee

chapter |10 pages

A new concept of performance-based maintenance for infrastructures

ByA. Kawamoto, W. Shiraki, K. Yasuda, N. Ito & M. Dogaki

chapter |6 pages

Optimum design of seismically isolated bridges in a region of moderate seismicity based on the minimization of LCC

ByD.S. Kim, S.J. Kim, D. Hahm, H.-M. Koh &W. Park

chapter |6 pages

LCC analysis of structures on a network level in The Netherlands

ByH.E. Klatter & J.M. van Noortwijk

chapter |8 pages

Performance regression models for the optimal maintenance evaluation of steel box bridges

ByJ.S. Kong, K.-H. Park, J.-K. Lim & H.-N. Cho

chapter |10 pages

Durability performance acceptance criteria for concrete structures

ByV. Malioka, M.H. Faber, A. Leemann & C. Hoffmann

chapter |8 pages

JSCE’s guidelines for assessment of bridge structures by using monitoring data

ByA. Nakajima, K. Maeda & T. Obata

chapter |6 pages

Rehabilitations of Finnish road bridges

ByS. Noponen & A. Jutila

chapter |10 pages

Multi-performance based optimum maintenance system framework for existing bridges

ByK.-H. Park, Y.K. Hwang, S.Y. Lee, J.S. Kong, H.-N. Cho & J.-K. Lim