High-Strength, High-Performance Iconic Supertall Towers: Trump Tower, Chicago, USA; Cayan Tower, Dubai, UAE; Burj Khalifa, Dubai, UAE

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Title: High-Strength, High-Performance Iconic Supertall Towers: Trump Tower, Chicago, USA; Cayan Tower, Dubai, UAE; Burj Khalifa, Dubai, UAE

Author(s): Bradley S. Young

Publication: Web Session (Outdated)

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Date: 8/4/2017

Abstract:
The objective of the session is to inform practitioners and engineers on the use of high-strength concrete (HSC) in tall buildings. There has been a significant amount of research regarding the development of HSC, but the learning outcomes of this session include topics related to the delivery, placement, testing (including in-place), and case studies of HSC in tall buildings.