Title: Prestressed Concrete Pressure Vessels
Author(s): Kurt Billig
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 1601-1634
Presents basic information on concrete pressure vessels. While written for vessels used in nuclear power stations of the British type, many of the conclusions are also applicable to other types. Considers the major factors of heat, the prestressing process, and plastic deformations. General design principles are emphasized.