Safety and General Construction Processes

Year
5
Academic year
2019-2020
Code
02022044
Subject Area
Constructions
Language of Instruction
Portuguese
Mode of Delivery
Face-to-face
Duration
SEMESTRIAL
ECTS Credits
6.0
Type
Elective
Level
2nd Cycle Studies - Mestrado

Recommended Prerequisites

Building Materials; Direction, management and supervision of construction; Foundations; Reinforced concrete

Learning Outcomes

To provide the general knowledge for the construction of large constructions (including technical visits), and knowledge more specific in current constructions, with particular focus on construction of buildings.

Acquiring capabilities in control and coordination of processes and construction techniques, particularly for buildings.

It is also intended that students acquire knowledge in order to promote the safety and health of workers in the construction.

Work Placement(s)

No

Syllabus

1.Construction safety

Safety and health requirements at construction sites. Personal(PPE)and collective protective equipment(CPE). Assessment and risk control. Signaling Security.

2.Earth moving

Equipment used in earth moving works. Production and costs.

3.Implantation of construction

Preparatory work. Surveying and implantation of constructions.

4.Application of Concrete

Production of the cements. Composition, manufacturing processes and characteristics of concrete. Reception of the concrete, application and control of concrete.

5.Foundations and peripheral contention

Direct and indirect foundations and/or special. Excavation and peripheral contention.

6. Formwork for Concrete

Formwork for Concrete–Requirements and dimensioning.

7.Waterproofing

Waterproofing of buildings, in basements, upper floors and roofs.

8Prestressing and steel

9.Prefabrication

Industrialization and prefabrication in construction.

10.Masonry and finishes

Execution of masonry.Cladding. Finishing the concrete

Assessment Methods

Assessment
Exam: 100.0%

Bibliography

Bandeira, Filipe – Textos de apoio à disciplina de Processos Gerais de Construção, DEC-FCTUC, Coimbra, 1997.

Mascarenhas, Jorge – Sistemas de Construção, Volumes I, II, III e IV, Livros Horizonte, 2003 / 2004.

Pinto, Abel - Manual de Segurança: Construção, Conservação e Restauro de Edifícios, Edições Sílabo, 2012.

Pereira, Telmo Dias - Segurança na Construção, PSS e CS, Imprensa da Universidade de Coimbra, 2012

Coutinho, Sousa – Betão: Fabrico e Propriedades do Betão, Volumes I, II e III, LNEC, Lisboa, 1988.

Clemente, J. Santos - Cofragens Tradicionais de Madeiras, LNEC, Lisboa, 1976.

Lima, J. D’Arga – Betão Armado – Armaduras, Vol. I – Aspectos gerais, LNEC, Lisboa, 1988.

NP ENV 13670-1:2007 – Execução de Estruturas em Betão. Parte 1: Regras Gerais.

Silva, J.R.M.; Sousa, A.V.S. - Manual de Alvenaria de Tijolo, APICER, CTCV, DEC-FCTUC, 2009.

Silva, J.R.M.; Sousa, A.V.S. - Manual de Aplicação de Ver. Cerâmicos, APICER, CTCV, DEC-FCTUC, 2003.