Research by topic: Construction materials and products

Please select a project or project proposal below for more information.

Projects underway

RP1061 - Grouted Anchors and soil nails - condition appraisal and remedial treatment
This project is to prepare needed guidance in the form of a report that will use case histories, published material and industry experiences to describe good practices and recommendations to assessing the condition and providing remediation to groute
 
Rock slope netting design, installation and maintenance
UK's transportation infrastructure owners and operators are increasingly using rock slope netting to safeguard against rock slope failure and progressive degradation.
 
Structural health monitoring (SHM) systems for civil infrastructure
CIRIA will develop high-level guidance for civil infrastructure owners and operators; client advisors; specifiers; designers, managers and maintainers. The guidance will support business cases to implement SHM and include information on the capabilit
 

Project proposals

P3089 - Innovative technologies in civil engineering
This project will focus on defects associated with the procurement, design and construction of cast in-situ concrete.
 
P3087 - Cast in-situ concrete
This project will focus on defects associated with the procurement, design and construction of cast in-situ concrete.