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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: Glass Fiber Reinforced Cement Base Materials
Author(s): Henry N. Marsh, Jr. and Lawrence L. Clarke, Jr.
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 247-264
Keywords: bonding; compressive strength; concrete pavements; cracking (fracturing); fiber reinforced concretes; flexural strength; glass fibers; mix proportioning; mixing; paving; placing; precast concrete; reinforced concrete; research; shotcrete; stresses
Abstract:This program was carried out to investigate the effect of alkali resistant glass fibers on the physical properties of Portland cement concrete. . .Application development is now under way to introduce these materials into areas where high flexural strength and crack resistance are required. Several of these application are discussed.
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