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Title: Design and Construction of the Civil Engineering "Arrow" at the Brussels International Exhibition
Author(s): A. Paduart and J. Van Dooselaere
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 51-72
Abstract:Belgian civil engineering Brussels International was represented at the Exhibition by an oriainal and audacious reinforced concrete structure. It-was a reinforced concrete cantilever beam (arrow) 270 ft long, balanced by a triangular shell roof with 95-fl sides and a thickness of 2 1/2 in. The whole construction was supported by only three columns. Architecrural, sfructural design, and construction features are described.
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