Title: Contractors Alternate Saves $2 Million on Louisville Building
Author(s): Charles J. Pankow
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 341-345
Keywords: cold weather construction : concrete construction;concrete panels; contr,actors; costs; formwork (construction); lightweight aggregate concretes; multistory buildings;precast concrete; prestressed concrete; pretensioning.
Describes how alternate reinforced concrete proposal for a 30 story building saved considerable money. The alternate construction is discussed and the importance of coordination between architect, engineer and builder is emphasized.