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Title: Patents and Codes Relating to Prestressed Concrete
Author(s): Curzon Dobell
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 713-722
Keywords: no keywords
Abstract:Based on a study of more than 100 domestic and foreign patents and on correspondence with committees of engineers in England, Switzerland, France and Sweden this paper gives a brief account of the more important groups of patents, a sysnopsis of codes in preparation in the above countries and the problems to be overcome in drafting a prestressed code for domestic use.
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