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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: Design and Construction of An Elevated Ferrocement Water Tank
Author(s): M. A. Mansur
Publication: Concrete International
Appears on pages(s): 37-41
Keywords: construction; ferrocement; performance; structural design; tanks (containers); water tanks; Construction
Abstract:Describes the design, construction, and in-service performance of an elevated ferrocement water tank in a remote village in Bangladesh. The tank incorporates some unique design features compatible with the local conditions that not only simplified the construction process, but also resulted in substantial cost-savings.
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