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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: Fasteners for Steel and Concrete Composite Construction
Author(s): Robert C. Singleton
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 81-92
Keywords: beams (structural); bridges (structures); buildings; channel iron; composite construction (concrete&steel); connections; loads (forces); reinforced concrete; shear connectors; spirals; strength; structural design; studs; welded connections
Abstract:A discussion of the changes in concepts and philosophies which have affected the development of steel and concrete composite beams over the past 15 years. . .The key points are highlighted. Suggestions are also offered for areas of future research in the use of lightweight concrete and the use of steel deck as form work which is left in place.
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