Restoration of Concrete and Masonsy Buildings

Course Information
TitleΕΠΙΣΚΕΥΗ ΚΤΙΡΙΩΝ ΑΠΟ ΣΚΥΡΟΔΕΜΑ & ΤΟΙΧΟΠΟΙΙΑ / Restoration of Concrete and Masonsy Buildings
SchoolCivil Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
Course ID20000194

Programme of Study: PPS TMĪMATOS POLITIKŌN MĪCΗANIKŌN (2018-2019)

Registered students: 8
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Division of Structural EngineeringElective Courses954
Division of Hydraulics and Environmental EngineeringElective Courses954
Division of Geotechnical EngineeringElective Courses954
Division of Transport and Project ManagementElective Courses954

Class Information
Academic Year2015 – 2016
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
1. ΤΕ4100Eleftherios Anastasiou, Ioanna Papagianni-Papadopoulou, Maria Stefanidou
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
- To indentify the pathology of concrete or masonry structures - To understand the deterioration mechanism - To be able to quantify deterioration - To choose repair methods and alternatives based on cost and performance of the materials and the repair methods
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Make decisions
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Repair of structures; Financial and environmental approach - Methodology for restoration works. Categorization of structures. Concrete structures: concrete pathology inspection. Damage identification and damage mechanisms causality and categorization. Non destructive testing. Protective measures. Connection of problems with time and cause. Corrosion of reinforcing steel - mechanism - protective measures - methods of reducing corrosion. Pathology case studies and modern repair methods. Repair methods - Grouts - Shotcrete. Reinforced concrete rehabilitation in structures near and inside seawater. Historical masonry construction; Particularities of historical buildings and regulatory framework. Traditional building materials. Problems of modern and historical masonry. Strain monitoring methods. Compatibility of repair materials. Materials and methods of masonry repair. Restoration performance tests.
Concrete repair, Concrete deterioration, Historical masonry problems, Compatible repair materials
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
- Use of multimedia in teaching
Course Organization
Laboratory Work
Reading Assigment
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative)
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