Course Details

Building Survey and Building Reconstruction (KON)

Academic Year 2024/25

NIB013 course is part of 1 study plan

NPC-SIK Summer Semester 1st year

Course Guarantor


Language of instruction



4 credits



Forms and criteria of assessment

course-unit credit and examination

Offered to foreign students

Not to offer

Course on BUT site


13 weeks, 2 hours/week, elective


1.–2. Division of building surveys. Preliminary building survey and its impact on project. 3.–4. Fundamentals of detailed building survey. 5.–6. Fundamentals of survey of concrete and reinforced concrete structures, properties of used materials, verification of reinforcement. 7.–8. Fundamentals of survey of masonry. 9. Survey of composite buildings. 10.–11. Fundamentals of survey of lumber constructions, bearing beams of roof constructions. 12. Specifics of survey of historical and sacred buildings 13. Practical radiography of reinforced concrete.


13 weeks, 2 hours/week, compulsory


1. Task of the building survey reinforced concrete structures. 2. Non-destructive testing of concrete – hardness and ultrasonic methods. 3. Destructive testing of concrete – execution cores. 4. Evaluation tests of concrete. 5. Diagnosis reinforcement – electromagnetic and georadar method. 6. Tour of bridge construction. 7. Diagnostic of masonry structures – design and non-destructive testing. 8. Diagnostic of masonry – destructive testing and calculation. 9. Diagnostic of timber structures. 10. Monitoring of construction – the practical implementation. 11. Modern diagnostic methods – samples. 12. Excursion – inspection and survey of building structure. 13. Presentation of the seminary work, credit.