Strengthening Of RCC Columns at Taj Connemara, Chennai using GFRP wraps
- Over a considerable period of time corrosion and carbonation had affected the RCC columns of a hotel building in the coastal area of Chennai also in NDT reports were in mid and lower range than required.
- Consultant had suggested for steel treatment and Section built-up using PMM
- Later the columns were wrapped with single layer of glass fiber wrap considering durability and strength aspects.
- Work was carried out giving due attention to safety and cleanliness.