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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): A.J. Majunmdar and A.G. Tallentire
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 351-362
Keywords: bending moments; concrete durability; creep properties; fiber reinforced concretes; glass fibers; manufacturing; mix proportioning
Abstract:In the United Kingdom glass fibre reinforced cement (GRC) is emerging as a new and versatile material for the construction industry. . .The fibre, which was developed jointly by B.R.E. and Pilkington Brothers Limited is supplied under licence from the Pilkington Group to more than 50 companies who are successfully marketing GRC components.
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