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Title: Repaired Reinforced Concrete Beams
Author(s): G. Andrews and A. K. Sharma
Publication: Concrete International
Appears on pages(s): 47-51
Keywords: beams (supports); deflection; flexural strength; ferrocement; reinforced concrete; repairs; stiffness; tests; Structural Research
Abstract:Rectangular reinforced concrete beams were tested to failure, then repaired using two different methods (conventional and ferrocement). The repaired beams were tested to failure, and the strength and deformation characteristics of the repaired beams compared with the original beams.
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