Condition assessment of a 100-year-old RC building in Hiroshima

T. Kinose, K. Imamoto, T. Noguchi, T. Ohkubo

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Abstract

Former Army Clothing Depot constructed in 1913 locates within about 2.7 km of radius from the blast of atomic bomb, and there are lots of trace of iron doors and windows at the blast center side. Walls of interior and exterior are built with masonry and the main structures such as column, beams and slabs are built with reinforced concretes. This building is one of the oldest reinforced concrete structures in Japan. Due to the above reasons, this building has high academic and historical values. Authors it was surveyed this building for the purpose of accumulation of the date which contribute preservation and repair as this building.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the 4th International Conference on Concrete Repair, Rehabilitation and Retrofitting, ICCRRR 2015
EditorsH.-D. Beushausen, M.G. Alexander, P. Moyo, F. Dehn
PublisherCRC Press/Balkema
Pages66-68
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781138028432
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2016
Event4th International Conference on Concrete Repair, Rehabilitation and Retrofitting, ICCRRR 2015 - Leipzig, Germany
Duration: 5 Oct 20157 Oct 2015

Publication series

NameProceedings of the 4th International Conference on Concrete Repair, Rehabilitation and Retrofitting, ICCRRR 2015

Conference

Conference4th International Conference on Concrete Repair, Rehabilitation and Retrofitting, ICCRRR 2015
CountryGermany
CityLeipzig
Period5/10/157/10/15

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Kinose, T., Imamoto, K., Noguchi, T., & Ohkubo, T. (2016). Condition assessment of a 100-year-old RC building in Hiroshima. In H-D. Beushausen, M. G. Alexander, P. Moyo, & F. Dehn (Eds.), Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Concrete Repair, Rehabilitation and Retrofitting, ICCRRR 2015 (pp. 66-68). (Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Concrete Repair, Rehabilitation and Retrofitting, ICCRRR 2015). CRC Press/Balkema.