The Architectural Theory of Concrete Design


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Title: The Architectural Theory of Concrete Design

Author(s): Frederick L. Ackerman

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 23

Issue: 2

Appears on pages(s): 257-262

Keywords: none

Date: 2/1/1927

At the outset it seems no more than fair to explain that I do not wish to pose as an expert in the field of concrete design. Experience in the design of structures where concrete has been employed in both a structural and decorative sense has been limited. Concrete comes into view of the architect as one of an ever increasing list of building materials with which he has to deal.