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Title: Advantages In The Use Of High Strength Concretes.
Author(s): Thomas T. Towles
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 607-612
Abstract:Advantages of high strength concrete, fo 2600 psi, are discussed. From the standpoint of cost there would be marked advantages for designs involving multiple arch spans and single long span crossings. Comparisons are made between standard and high strength concrete in arch and beam construction.
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