Concrete Repair at Norfolk Cultural and Convention Center


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Title: Concrete Repair at Norfolk Cultural and Convention Center

Author(s): Knox H. Burchett

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 70

Issue: 1

Appears on pages(s): 36-42

Keywords: architectural concrete; concrete construction; damage: formwork (construction) ; placing; repairs; surface defects; voids.

Date: 1/1/1973

Describes the planning and execution of repair work on structural/architectural concrete at Norfolk Cultural and Convention Center, Va. The repair had to match color and texture if surrounding concrete as well as provide structural integrity for buttresses supporting a large dome. The repair work was accomplished while construction of the facility continued without delay.