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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: Concrete Forms for the Catskill Aqueduct
Author(s): Alfred D. Flinn
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 291-364
Abstract:In the Catskill aquedect, the dams and the numerous other structures built by the Board of Water Supply of the City of New York to date, 4,500,000 cu. yds. of concrete have been placed, using 6,500,000 bbls. of cut-and-cover aqueduct, and 50 miles of concrete-lined tunnels, steel forms have been used almost exclusively; for the 6 miles of mortar-lined and concrete-jacketed 9-ft. and 11-ft. steel pipes, wooden forms were preferred.
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