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Structural assessment of the Roman wall and vaults of the cloister of Tarragona Cathedral

Author
Núñez-Andrés, M.A.; Buill, F.; Costa-Jover, A.; Puche, J.
Type of activity
Journal article
Journal
Journal of building engineering
Date of publication
2017
Volume
13
First page
77
Last page
86
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jobe.2017.07.007 Open in new window
Repository
http://hdl.handle.net/2117/107529 Open in new window
Abstract
The Mediterranean city of Tarragona was a capital city in Roman times. Nowadays, the remains of the ancient constructions coexist with many subsequent buildings. This is the case of the Gothic Cathedral cloister, whose walls partially take advantage of the remains of the temenos's wall. This paper focuses on the assessment of that unique overlapping of construction phases. The investigation is performed through an unprecedented topographical survey by means of massive data capture techniques. Th...
Citation
Núñez-Andrés, M.A., Buill, F., Costa-Jover, A., Puche, J. Structural assessment of the Roman wall and vaults of the cloister of Tarragona Cathedral. "Journal of building engineering", 2017, vol. 13, p. 77-86.
Keywords
3D model Structural assessment Graphic documentation techniques
Group of research
EGEO - Geomatics Engineering

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