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Title: Control of the Quality of Concrete for Precast, Prestressed Slabs in the Construction of a Deep Water Pier
Author(s): Philip D. Cady
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 91-100
Keywords: coefficient of variation; compressive strength; concrete slabs; concretes; precast concrete; prefabrication; prestressed concrete; quality control; statistical analysis
Abstract:Precast, prestressed slabs for a pier were fabricated on a temporary casting yard near the construction site. In order to maintain his construction schedule, it was necessary for the contractor to turn over the casting beds once a week.
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