The Gulf region with its extreme hot and humid climate in combination with dust and salt from groundwater creates a very aggressive environment for concrete structures.
Walking around in building basements you may frequently find damages as shown in the pictures. These damages may result in an extreme shortage of the lifetime of the building and the revenues of the building owner.
Fortytwo has done projects for the extension of the lifetime of buildings with concrete corrosion damages.
We have investigated on economical solutions for saving such endangered structures including the installation of medium- and long term corrosion protection systems.
For more details please download our news-letter on this subject.