Types of retrofitting

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Most build­ings are retro­fit­ted by us­ing dampers

Some can be re­in­forced by us­ing car­bon fi­bre re­in­forced poly­mer but this is an ex­pen­sive pro­ce­dure as th­ese are im­ported

Con­ven­tional ways of retrofitting in­clude jack­et­ing of struc­tures

The cost of retrofitting is gen­er­ally around ₹ 300 per sq ft to ₹ 500 per sq ft

The time take to fin­ish retrofitting varies from a week to more than two weeks, de­pend­ing on the avail­abil­ity of retrofitting ma­te­ri­als

Cost of retrofitting

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