Probabilistic failure investigation of small diameter cast iron pipelines for water distribution

Published on Jan 1, 2020in Engineering Failure Analysis2.897
· DOI :10.1016/J.ENGFAILANAL.2019.104239
Jian Ji15
Estimated H-index: 15
(Hohai University),
Jian Ji25
Estimated H-index: 25
(Monash University, Clayton campus)
+ 2 AuthorsJayantha Kodikara30
Estimated H-index: 30
(Monash University, Clayton campus)
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Abstract At present, a significant proportion of Australia’s ageing water infrastructure is composed of cast-iron pipes. The corrosion of cast-iron pipes is the main triggering factor for Australia’s water industry. It has been found that the failure mode of small diameter water mains (
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