The Revista ALCONPAT (RA) is an international scientific electronic journal of the Latin American Association of Quality Control, Pathology and Recovery of Construction that aims to publish case studies related to quality control, pathology and recovery of buildings , contributions are welcome product of basic research, applied, documentary or review articles, directly related to the solution of problems in these areas.

(RA) is aimed towards the scientific and technical medium of the construction industry, related to: exterior finishes, climate action, accidents and meteors, legal aspects, ethics, costs, education and learning, execution, human factor, structural elements, decorative elements, management, facilities, safety, materials, characterization methods and methodologies, standards, works, projects, international networks, use and maintenance.

The manuscripts will be subject to a peer review process by a scientific committee and anonymous reviewers in a double-blind process, in which the authors do not know the evaluators and vice versa.

It is a quarterly journal published three times per year in the following manner: January, May and September. It is published in three languages, English, Portuguese and Spanish. The RA, based on its open access privacy policy, allows downloading the entire content of the journal in digital format (PDF) for free.

It also authorizes the author to upload the article, in the format published by the journal (author’s guidelines), to their personal website:; the author may also distribute copies of the published article in an electronic or printed format to anyone they consider convenient and reuse parts of the article in future articles, provided that the corresponding credit is given (citation).

Vol 9, No 3 (2019)

Table of Contents

Pedro Castro-Borges

Basic Research

Yohandry Díaz Blanco, Elsa Carmina Menchaca Campos, Carolin Ivette Rocabruno Valdés, Jorge Uruchurtu Chavarín
260 - 276
Mateus Henrique de Souza, Rafael Alves de Souza
277 - 287
Rebeca Visairo-Méndez, Andrés Antonio Torres-Acosta, Roberto Alvarado-Cárdenas
288 - 302

Applied Research

Fernando Júnior Resende Mascarenhas, Roberto Chust Carvalho
303 - 319
Isaías Carlos Braga, Francisco da Silva Brandão, Francisco Roger Carneiro Ribeiro, Aldecira Gadelha Diógenes
320 - 335

Study Case

Alberto Hernández Oroza, Rafael González Hernández
336 - 349
Lara Monalisa Alves dos Santos, Lucas Ferreira de Andrade, Cláudio Henrique de Almeida Feitosa Pereira
350 - 363