In today’s market, it is imperative to be knowledgeable and have an edge over the competition. ACI members have it…they are engaged, informed, and stay up to date by taking advantage of benefits that ACI membership provides them.
Read more about membership
Become an ACI Member
Founded in 1904 and headquartered in Farmington Hills, Michigan, USA, the American Concrete Institute is a leading authority and resource worldwide for the development, dissemination, and adoption of its consensus-based standards, technical resources, educational programs, and proven expertise for individuals and organizations involved in concrete design, construction, and materials, who share a commitment to pursuing the best use of concrete.
American Concrete Institute
38800 Country Club Dr.
Farmington Hills, MI
Feedback via Email
Home > Publications > International Concrete Abstracts Portal
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.
Title: Vibration Of Concrete On San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge
Author(s): Thomas E. Stanton, Jr.
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 539-544
Abstract:Describes studies made by the California Divi- sion of Highways in 1932 on internal vibration of concrete and subsequent application of the results of these studies in drafting specifications for and the placing of concrete in the San Francisco-Oak- land Bay Bridge, one of the earlier projects on which the internal type vibrator was used. Some of the essential requirements and advan- tages of internal vibration in concrete construction are discussed. The paper includes a brief descrip- tion of the 20 ft and 30 ft width pavement type vibrators used in placing and lower roadways of t e h and finishing the upper Bay Bridge.
Click here to become an online Journal subscriber