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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: Design and Construction of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Buildings
Author(s): Sanford E. Thompson
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 377-395
Abstract:The construction of the new buildings of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology represents one of the most comprehensive schemes, for an educational institution, that has been developed in this country. The main subject of this paper is the structural features of the work, more especially the engineering studies and investifations that determined them. In connection with a general description of the layout of the work, however, the more interesting construction details are taken up.
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