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Infrastructure Management and Construction


Faham Tahmasebinia

The University of Sydney

Sara Shirowzhan

UNSW Sydney

This book covers topics relevant to the concept of infrastructure construction, including key requirements of development such as measuring productivity and maintenance. It presents different categories of sustainability maintenance of critical infrastructures. In addition, it presents a complex simulation model, the reconfiguration simulator, which enables evaluation of the effectiveness of resilience enhancement strategies for electric distribution networks and the required resources to implement them. Then, it discusses health services as a critical sector in this field, which should be able to perform its function, even in times of crisis. The last chapter presents a brief review of different bridges, including the processes of design, material selection, construction, and maintenance.

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Infrastructure Management and ConstructionEdited by Samad M.E. Sepasgozar

Published: May 6th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.78484

ISBN: 978-1-78984-549-5

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-548-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-78985-316-2

Copyright year: 2020

Books open for chapter submissions

5319 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

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1. Introductory Chapter: Infrastructure Management, Construction, Structure and Industry 4.0

By Samad M.E. Sepasgozar, Sara Shirowzhan and Faham Tahmasebinia


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2. Maintaining the Sustainability of Critical Infrastructure

By Mohammadsoroush Tafazzoli


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3. Modeling Resilience in Electrical Distribution Networks

By Alberto Tofani, Gregorio D’Agostino, Antonio Di Pietro, Sonia Giovinazzi, Luigi La Porta, Giacomo Parmendola, Maurizio Pollino and Vittorio Rosato


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4. Measuring Infrastructure Skills Productivity

By Rex Asibuodu Ugulu, Stephen Allen and Andrew Arewa


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5. Hospital Energy Resilience

By Katerina Vichova and Martin Hromada


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6. Bridges: Structures and Materials, Ancient and Modern

By Arturo Gonzalez, Michael Schorr, Benjamin Valdez and Alejandro Mungaray


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