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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: Postcure Forming of Ferrocement
Author(s): Douglas Alexander and Robert C. K. Alexander
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 953-960
Keywords: concretes; ferrocement; flat concrete plates; formability; metal fibers; precast concrete.
Abstract:Because concrete is considered a castable material, no technology has grown around it that resembles the techniques employed in forming steel plates. Some of the parameters that govern the successful forming of flat precast ferrocement into useful products and the methods employed in their construction are explained.
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