Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
Author(s): L. M. FERREIRA
Title: Glazed wall tile and lime mortars in the city of Oporto (1850 - 1920). Symptoms and causes of degradation
Issue Date: 2008
Abstract: The anomalies affecting the system ceramic glazed wall tile, mortar and hydrophobic layer on granite resistant masonry in the Oporto's ancient buildings constructed between 1850 and 1920 are important not only for the good individual functioning of each element but also as they affect the whole system and place people andproperties at risk, besides an aesthetic degradation of the built urban spot surfaces. A synthesis of the most frequent individual anomalies of these systems and their causes will becarried through. For a better understanding different tables systemize the causes by typology of the anomalies, isolating each part of the above-mentioned system. In conclusion the relations established between the different elements will be identified.
Subject: Engenharia civil, Engenharia civil
Civil engineering, Civil engineering
Scientific areas: Ciências da engenharia e tecnologias::Engenharia civil
Engineering and technology::Civil engineering
Source: HMC08 - Historical Mortars Conference
Document Type: Artigo em Livro de Atas de Conferência Internacional
Rights: restrictedAccess
Appears in Collections:FEUP - Artigo em Livro de Atas de Conferência Internacional

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
  Restricted Access
Glazed wall tile and lime mortars in the city of Oporto (1850 - 1920).Symptoms and causes of degradation2.73 MBAdobe PDF    Request a copy from the Author(s)

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.