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The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Use of Concrete in Residential Construction
C. O. Christenson
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Discusses the need for provisions in the ACI Building Code to meet the specific requirements of home construction. Briefly describes research in housing problems in the United States. Gives typical designs for concrete foundation slabs for homes in mild and cold climates. Illustrates the use of tilt-up construction in a multiple housing project.
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