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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.
Title: SP-028: Concrete Thin Shells
Author(s): Editors: S.J. Medwadowski, W.C. Schnobrick, and A.C. Scordelis
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 442
The 17 papers in this symposium volume are intended to aid the architect, engineer, and contractor in achieving that high level of competence and interdisciplinary collaboration which, due to the inherent intricacy of shell construction, is.essentiaI. Some specific papers cover: cylindrical shells and folded plates; hyperbolic paraboloids; cable-supported concrete shells; specialized computer programs; conceptual design and construction; historical view of shell construction; outstanding recently completed examples; and problems of analysis and design.
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