Concrete Structures

Visiting address: Brinellvägen 23
Postal address: Avdelningen för betongbyggnad, KTH
SE-100 44 Stockholm, Sweden
Phone : +46 8 790 80 42
Fax : +46 8 21 69 49


Concrete is the most used, man-made material in the world. It is comparatively durable and extremely formable. In the practice concrete is the only possible material for structures under the ground surface.

La Pedrera by Gaudi, Barcelona, Spain.

The concrete group at KTH is directed towards both materials and structural aspects of concrete construction. The area of research contains function, design, construction, performance and rehabilitation of concrete and masonry structures and buildings. Sprayed concrete (shotcrete) and technical applications for newly developed concrete materials and the effects of dynamic loading are also included. The research is directed towards large concrete structures, extremely loaded concrete structures and advanced concrete materials.

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