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Performance of Aerated Autoclaved Brick Masonry Walls Strengthened by Plaster with GFRP Net and Fibers
Recently, the autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC) has increased its popularity in construction industry where its lightness, thennal insulation properties and workability are particularly appreciated. Mainly, its lightness ...
Case Study About Theseismic Behavior and Possible Retrofit Ofhistorical Masonry Minaret
The paper deals with the dynamic behaviour and proposed retrofit method of a block masonry minaret, towerlike structure, of a historical mosque in Istanbul. There are large number of historical mosques and large number of ...
ISO 14000 Environmental Management System and General Look on Turkish Construction Firms
In recent years, the ISO 14000 environmental management system (EMS) has been widely used within all sectors throughout the world. There are some methods needed in order to maintain and develop the environmental performance ...
Seismic Behaviour and Retrofit of Historic Masonry Minaret
The dynamic behaviour of block masonry minaret of a historical mosque in Istanbul is analyzed, and a seismic retrofit method is proposed. Due to high seismicity of the region, a 3D finite element model is used to determine ...