Application of Polymer Concrete in Developing Countries

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Title: Application of Polymer Concrete in Developing Countries

Author(s): M.S. Shetty and Dinesh Sikand

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 58

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 205-214

Keywords: canal linings; ferrocement; impregnating; industrialized building; mortars (material); offshore structures; polymer concrete; permeability; prefabrication; radiation shielding; seepage; silos

Date: 1/1/1978

Abstract:
Developing Countries are trying their best to achieve rapid progress in the fields of agriculture, industry and housing. Progress in these spheres involves large scale construction activities. Cement concrete, hitherto has been one of the important materials of construction, in spite, of its many drawbacks.