AN INTEGRATED CONDITION ASSESSMENT MODEL FOR BUILDINGS

@inproceedings{Eweda2010ANIC,
  title={AN INTEGRATED CONDITION ASSESSMENT MODEL FOR BUILDINGS},
  author={Ahmed Eweda and Tarek M. Zayed and Sabah Alkass},
  year={2010}
}
Building facilities are a major part of urban infrastructure, as they provide shelter, living space, and service areas to accommodate human activity. Despite their great economic, cultural and historical importance, many studies have shown that buildings are sick, deteriorating and considered to be a major source of pollution. Lack of funds and mismanagement are the principle reasons for the unsatisfactory performance of building facilities. Maintaining a building is essential to keep it… CONTINUE READING