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Title: Construction of the JCHYPAR, a steel fiber reinforced concrete membrane at the oceanographic park in Valencia
Author(s): Domingo Cabo, A.; Lázaro, C.; Serna Ros, P.
Appears on pages(s): 177 - 186
Abstract:The following document describes the construction of a thin shell structure using steel fiber reinforced concrete (SFRC). The roof called JCHYPAR is a groined vault composed of four hyperbolic paraboloids. Shell thickness equals 6 cm and the distance between opposite supports is around 40 m. This paper will describe the whole construction process of the aforementioned structure. The following items will be analysed: previous characterization tests, shoring process, rebar placement, shotcrete process, curing process and strinking, test program and test results, and final controls and tests.
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