2017-2018 / ACER0063-1

Auscultation and repair of concrete structures


56h Th, 2h Labo., 1d FW, 40h Proj.

Number of credits

 Inter-university certificate in the analysis and repair of concrete structures10 crédits 


Luc Courard, Thomas Gernay, Frédéric Michel, Stéphanie Staquet


Luc Courard

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

- Stategy for structure managment and maintenance
- Pathologies of concrete
- Techniques for analysis
- Standards and quality assurance

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

To understand economical and technical impacts on infrastructure managment
To understand and to analyze the pathologies of reinforced and prestressed concrete structures
To understand techniques for investigations on concrete structures
To be able to assess quality control of products and techniques

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Civil engineer, architect, industrial engineer, bachelor

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Case studies, site visits, ex cathedra courses, laboratory

Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning)

In class room

Recommended or required readings

Maintenance, entretien et réparation des structures en béton (Luc COURARD), Centrale des cours, ULg

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral examination in front of a jury - case study

Work placement(s)

Organizational remarks


Luc Courard
Phone: 32.4.366.93.50 Email: Luc.Courard@ulg.ac.be
Frédéric Michel
Phone: 32.4.366.92.37 Email: Frederic.Michel@ulg.ac.be