Challenge in Concrete

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Title: Challenge in Concrete

Author(s): Minoru Yamasaki

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 55

Issue: 10

Appears on pages(s): 419-426

Keywords: no keywords

Date: 10/1/1958

Abstract:
The architect for ACl’s new headquarters building recounts some of the con-siderations which influenced his selection of folded plate roof and other design elements. The potential of precasting for economically bringing new form and fine texture to concrete buildings is cited.