• 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.

International Concrete Abstracts Portal


Title: Masonic Home and School Chapel in Ft. Worth, Texas

Author(s): Frank W. Chappell

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 58

Issue: 9

Appears on pages(s): 273-280

Keywords: none

DOI: 10.14359/7983

Date: 9/1/1961

Two items of interest to designers in concrete are incorportated in the chapel of the Masonic Home and School in Ft. Worth, Tex. In order of construction they are: (a) Foundation design to protect a monumental structure from damage by a highly expansive soil which has wrecked one large building nearby and has badly cracked several others and (b) a structural frame of precast concrete members,having a decorative finish, and requiring concealed connections.


Please enter this 5 digit unlock code on the web page.