Conservation and repair works for traditional Timber Mosque in Malaysia

A review on techniques

Suhana Johar, A. Ghafar Ahmad

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Abstract

Defects and deterioration are common problems in building, existed in newly build or in aged building. Buildings constructed from wood are indeed affected by its agent and serious defects and damages can reduce values to a building. In repair works, it is important to identify the cause and repair techniques that best suites with the condition. As in conservation practice, wood in historic building can be conserved by using various restoration and conservation techniques which this can be grouped as Replacement, Mechanical reinforcement, and Consolidation by Impregnation and Reinforcement and consolidation, as to prolong and extended the function of a timber in a building.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCRIOCM 2010 - International Symposium on Advancement of Construction Management and Real Estate "Towards Sustainable Development of International Metropolis"
PublisherChinese Research Institute of Construction Management
Pages381-389
Number of pages9
Publication statusPublished - 2010
Externally publishedYes
Event15th Annual Symposium on Advancement of Construction Management and Real Estate: Towards Sustainable Development of International Metropolis, CRIOCM 2010 - Johor Bahru
Duration: 6 Aug 20107 Aug 2010

Other

Other15th Annual Symposium on Advancement of Construction Management and Real Estate: Towards Sustainable Development of International Metropolis, CRIOCM 2010
CityJohor Bahru
Period6/8/107/8/10

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Keywords

  • Building conservation
  • Timber building defects
  • Timber repair

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Building and Construction
  • Architecture
  • Strategy and Management
  • Business and International Management
  • Urban Studies

Cite this

Johar, S., & Ahmad, A. G. (2010). Conservation and repair works for traditional Timber Mosque in Malaysia: A review on techniques. In CRIOCM 2010 - International Symposium on Advancement of Construction Management and Real Estate "Towards Sustainable Development of International Metropolis" (pp. 381-389). Chinese Research Institute of Construction Management.

Conservation and repair works for traditional Timber Mosque in Malaysia : A review on techniques. / Johar, Suhana; Ahmad, A. Ghafar.

CRIOCM 2010 - International Symposium on Advancement of Construction Management and Real Estate "Towards Sustainable Development of International Metropolis". Chinese Research Institute of Construction Management, 2010. p. 381-389.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Johar, S & Ahmad, AG 2010, Conservation and repair works for traditional Timber Mosque in Malaysia: A review on techniques. in CRIOCM 2010 - International Symposium on Advancement of Construction Management and Real Estate "Towards Sustainable Development of International Metropolis". Chinese Research Institute of Construction Management, pp. 381-389, 15th Annual Symposium on Advancement of Construction Management and Real Estate: Towards Sustainable Development of International Metropolis, CRIOCM 2010, Johor Bahru, 6/8/10.
Johar S, Ahmad AG. Conservation and repair works for traditional Timber Mosque in Malaysia: A review on techniques. In CRIOCM 2010 - International Symposium on Advancement of Construction Management and Real Estate "Towards Sustainable Development of International Metropolis". Chinese Research Institute of Construction Management. 2010. p. 381-389
Johar, Suhana ; Ahmad, A. Ghafar. / Conservation and repair works for traditional Timber Mosque in Malaysia : A review on techniques. CRIOCM 2010 - International Symposium on Advancement of Construction Management and Real Estate "Towards Sustainable Development of International Metropolis". Chinese Research Institute of Construction Management, 2010. pp. 381-389
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