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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: Concrete in Transit Systems
Author(s): Amir N. Hanna and Henry G. Russel
Publication: Concrete International
Appears on pages(s): 26-36
Keywords: concrete construction; concrete slabs; fasteners; guideways; precast concrete; prestressed concrete; railroads; railroad ties; rapid transit railways; reinforced concrete; General
Abstract:Some of the principal applications of concrete in transit systems are discussed; particular attention is paid to cross ties, slab tack, tunnel liners, and guideways.
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