Glass Fiber Reinforced Cement Base Materials

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Title: Glass Fiber Reinforced Cement Base Materials

Author(s): A.J. Majunmdar and A.G. Tallentire

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 44

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 351-362

Keywords: bending moments; concrete durability; creep properties; fiber reinforced concretes; glass fibers; manufacturing; mix proportioning

Date: 1/1/1974

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.