Architectural Concrete: Contractor's Execution

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Title: Architectural Concrete: Contractor's Execution

Author(s): E. Vernon Brown

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 65

Issue: 7

Appears on pages(s): 531-534

Keywords: architectural concrete;architecture;concrete construction;concretes;exposed aggregate concrete;office buildings.

Date: 7/1/1968

Abstract:
Architectural concrete requires advance planning and careful execution. The contractor should utilize a careful purchasing program, mock-ups, knowledgeable personnel, and specialists. Suppliers should be aware of quality standards for the job. Major items of consideration include: materials, forming techniques, concreting operations, and surface finishing.