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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: Reinforced Concrete Conrners in Tension
Author(s): C. J. Posey and Orville Kofoid
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 41-52
Abstract:Many concrete structures have corners which must resist bending moments that cause tension at the inside. Various ways of placing corner reinforce- ment for this loading condition are discussed, and the results of comparative tests are described which show that certain new designs are superior to cur-rently standard designs in strength, toughness, and resistance to cracking.
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