Title: Structural Concrete Models in Australia
Author(s): John S. Gero and Henry J. Cowan
Publication: Symposium Paper
Appears on pages(s): 353-386
Keywords: Austraila; bridges (structures); costs; cylindrical shells; deflection; domes (structural forms); epoxy resins; frames; high-rise buildings; lightweight aggregate concrete; models; plastics, polymers and resins; polyester resins; frames
The authors discuss the economic factors governing the choice of model analysis for a preliminary feasibility study, as the sole basis of structural design, and as a supplementary method for verifying an approximate analysis.