Show simple item record Mufti, AA 2007-10-05T12:07:39Z 2007-10-05T12:07:39Z 2003-12-31
dc.identifier.citation 0315-1468; CAN J CIVIL ENG, DEC 2003, vol. 30, no. 6, p.1123 to 1132. en
dc.description.abstract Although bridges were among the first civil engineering structures to use structural health monitoring (SHM) technologies, research is now expanding to explore other types of applications, including Manitoba's famous Golden Boy statue. Global research is identifying the value of using SHM technologies for civil engineering applications. Structural health monitoring uses a variety of sensors to gather information about the behaviour of a structure. The information creates a valuable knowledge base that can be analyzed to help identify potential structural risks, develop safer and more efficient new structures, and determine more effective ways to rehabilitate existing structures. This paper briefly describes the history of the Manitoba Legislative Building and the Golden Boy and also the use of SHM technologies to help preserve the Golden Boy statue, an icon of provincial heritage. en
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dc.language.iso en_US
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dc.subject history en
dc.subject Golden Boy en
dc.subject statue en
dc.subject sculptors en
dc.subject architects en
dc.subject engineers en
dc.subject shaft en
dc.subject corrosion en
dc.subject sensors en
dc.subject monitoring en
dc.title Restoration and structural health monitoring of Manitoba's Golden Boy en
dc.status Peer reviewed en

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