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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 Unit vs. The Loose Bar System of Reinforced Concrete Construction
Author(s): Emile G. Perrot
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 85-94
Abstract:In reviewing the development of reinforced concrete, one is struck with the numerous attempts to improve upon the earlier adopted systems or methods of construction. In this country, the line of improvements seems to have progressed in one direction, except in one or two notable instances.
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