Performance assessment and design of ultra-high performance concrete (UHPC) structures incorporating life-cycle cost and environmental impacts

Performance assessment and design of ultra-high performance concrete (UHPC) structures... •An approach to aid the design of UHPC bridge is proposed.•Life-cycle cost and environmental impacts are assessed.•Reliability and durability of novel bridges using UHPC are evaluated.•UHPC bridges can reduce CO2 emissions significantly in a life-cycle.•Application of UHPC is with significant benefit of sustainable perspective. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Construction and Building Materials Elsevier

Performance assessment and design of ultra-high performance concrete (UHPC) structures incorporating life-cycle cost and environmental impacts

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Publisher
Elsevier
Copyright
Copyright © 2018 Elsevier Ltd
ISSN
0950-0618
eISSN
1879-0526
D.O.I.
10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2018.02.037
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Abstract

•An approach to aid the design of UHPC bridge is proposed.•Life-cycle cost and environmental impacts are assessed.•Reliability and durability of novel bridges using UHPC are evaluated.•UHPC bridges can reduce CO2 emissions significantly in a life-cycle.•Application of UHPC is with significant benefit of sustainable perspective.

Journal

Construction and Building MaterialsElsevier

Published: Apr 10, 2018

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