Building Conservation and Regeneration II

Master's degree in Urban Rehabilitation, Publication in the Diário da República - Despacho nº 11549/2014 - 15/09/2014

5 ECTS; 1º Ano, 2º Semestre, 45,0 TP + 4,0 OT

- Maria de Lurdes Belgas da Costa

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On completion of this unit the students should have acquired technical and scientific skills in the field of materials and maintenance, rehabilitation, regeneration and reinforcement techniques.They should also be able to make regeneration proposals and work as part of interdisciplinary teams.

Conservation and rehabilitation techniques: outer walls; inner walls; ceilings, roofs, flat roofs, wall and floor coverings; Spans: outer and inner.Thermal and acoustic rehabilitation of buildings.
Different techniques for special interventions in the regeneration and reinforcement of buildings.
Presentation of practical cases.

Evaluation Methodology
Assessment consists of a written test (50%) with minimum pass mark of 9.5/20, an two works about rehabilitation techniques (50%).
The subjects of the works will be given by the two teachers who teach the discipline.

- Freitas, V. e Abrantes, V. e APICER, A. (2009). Patorreb 2009. (Vol. I e II). Porto: FEUP
- Mascarenhas, J. e Mascarenhas, J. (2012). Reabilitação Urbana. (Vol. XIII). Lisboa: Livros Horizonte
- Abrantes, V. e Freitas, V. e Carvalho, A. (2006). Patorreb 2006. (Vol. I e II). Porto: FEUP
- Freitas, V. e LNEC, L. (2102). Manual de Apoio à Reabilitação de Edifícios. Porto: Ordem dos Engenheiros

Method of interaction
Lectures. Project and practical case presentation with critical analysis by the students. Practical project works focused on the application of rehabilitation techniques.

Software used in class
Not applicable.