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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: The Dunes Hotel Project in Las Vegas
Author(s): Paul Rogers
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 83-92
Keywords: construction;design;Dunes Hotel;multistory building;reinforced concrete;repair; sulfate content;vibration.
Abstract:Describes a large extension project to this well-known hotel in Las Vegas, Nev. Includes discussion of the design concept and construction. Reviews the investigation to determine the natural period of vibration for the hotel which is in an area susceptible to earthquakes. Remedial measures needed mandue to faulty construction of one of the floors are also discussed.
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