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Title: Novel Structural Frame Combined With Slip-Form Construction Results in Record Breaking Construciton Time

Author(s): Vincent J. De Simone and Joseph F. Camellerie

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 62

Issue: 10

Appears on pages(s): 1225-1236

Keywords: construction multistory building, slip forming

DOI: 10.14359/7741

Date: 9/1/1965

The structural frame of a 25-story condominium apart-ment house was constructed in 35 days as a result of com-bining slip-formed bearing walls with precast prestressed floor beams. Construction details, slip-form loads, and floor inserts are described briefly. The use of a climbing crane with its loads, coupled with critical path method, show interesting results.


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