Research and analysis

Need for improved guidance on multi-storey car park upkeep

This report highlightes the need for improved guidance on the inspection, appraisal, maintenance and repair of structures in multi-storey car parks.


Structural performance of multi-storey car parks report

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This report provides analysis of car park structure performance and provides easy to follow guidance notes. T

This can be used in conjunction with the IStructE guidance1 during the design of new car park structures or in conjunction with the ICE guidance when carrying out inspections of existing structures.

Published 3 September 2002