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Title: Fabric Forms for Concrete
Author(s): Bruce A. Lamberton
Publication: Concrete International
Appears on pages(s): 58-67
Keywords: bags; concrete construction; fabric; forming techniques; formwork (construction); piles; revetments; Construction
Abstract:Describes the use of high-strength, water-permeable fabrics as forming materials for concrete. Mix proportioning, placement, and fabric selection are discussed, as are fabric forming for pile jackets, use of fabric as vertical sheeting, concrete bags, and fabric-formed revetments. A glossary of textile terms relating to fabric forming is included.
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