Themes and Topics


  • Data-driven asset management systems
  • Service life prediction and residual service life
  • Life cycle cost studies
  • Sustainability and life cycle assessment
  • Risk management
  • Codes

Inspection and maintenance

  • Inspection and maintenance strategies
  • Diagnostics and performance indicators
  • Structural health monitoring
  • Non-destructive testing incl. innovative technologies (robotic and aviation-based techniques)
  • Field testing and proof-loading


  • Safety and serviceability
  • Assessment and evaluation
  • Deterioration modelling and Bayesian updating
  • Repair and retrofitting strategies
  • Risk and reliability
  • Load models incl. extreme loads