Paper Title:
National Level Infrastructure Condition Assessment: Principles and Metrics
  Abstract

Infrastructure provides the key facilities to the nation’s economic prosperity, public safety and security, and social development. To improve the physical condition of infrastructure, the status of a nation’s infrastructure should be continuously and properly evaluation. This study discusses the principles of national level infrastructure condition assessment, and then proposes a comprehensive assessment metrics in fifteen infrastructure objectives. The result provides a practical guideline by which a nation can conduct a viable infrastructure assessment.

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Chapter
Chapter 3: Frontiers of Civil Engineering
Edited by
Dongye Sun, Wen-Pei Sung and Ran Chen
Pages
1622-1627
DOI
10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.71-78.1622
Citation
Y. J. Lu, S. H. Jiang, "National Level Infrastructure Condition Assessment: Principles and Metrics", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 71-78, pp. 1622-1627, 2011
Online since
July 2011
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