Rehabilitation techniques: reinforcing structures

The wide range of existing techniques to be used in the structural rehabilitation of traditional Mediterrenean buildings, advises on some general principles to guide the right procedure in each situation.  It is therefore important beforehand taking into account the key aspects that define the procedure, whatever the specific target or the difficulties to be solved are:

a) Knowledge and adjustment to the technological context of the building.

b) Global consideration of the consequences of the procedure.

c) Precision of the mechanical-structural plan.

d) Special procedures in buildings of singular heritage value.

Summary of "Las técnicas de rehabilitación: reforzar las estructuras" by César Díaz Gómez (PhD Architect) - English translation by Cedinox