Metal Forms in Reinforced Concrete Construction


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Title: Metal Forms in Reinforced Concrete Construction

Author(s): W.L. Caldwell

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 4

Issue: 1

Appears on pages(s): 286-291

Keywords: none

Date: 1/1/1908

The enormous strides that have been made by concrete as a building material are scarcely comprehended by the layman. The magnitude of the cement industry to-day is only second to that of the steel industry, itslef indispensable to the other for reinforced concrete constructionl and as it must take the place of lumber for building purposes, can anyone conceive of the coming demand for these materials in the next few years?