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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: The 600-ft. Concrete Arch Bridge at Brest, France
Author(s): E. Freyssinet
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 83-97
Abstract:I propose to give some facts concerning the present construction of a bridge of reinforced concrete at Plougastel, over the river Elorn, at the point where this river empties into the harbor of Brest, France. The river at this point is 2130 ft. wide at high tide. The tide atttains a height of 26 ft. and the current is occasionally very strong.
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