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Title: Economics of Hyperbolic Parabaloid Shells
Author(s): Jack Christiansen
Publication: Concrete International
Appears on pages(s): 18-20
Keywords: costs; economics; formwork (construction); reinforced concrete; hyperbolic parabolic shells; precast concrete; shells (structural forms); structural design; roofs; Construction
Abstract:Discusses the geometry of hyperbolic parabaloid shells and their advantages in concrete roof structural systems. Describes the construction of three types of hyperbolic parabaloid shell roofs and presents cost summaries.
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