Roof Beams: Long-Span Beams Provide Alternative Solution

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Title: Roof Beams: Long-Span Beams Provide Alternative Solution

Author(s): D. A. O. Martinelli, J. B. de Hanai and F. Schiel

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 5

Issue: 11

Appears on pages(s): 32-36

Keywords: beams (supports); construction; ferrocement; formwork (construction); long span; prefabrication; roofs. precast excellence

Date: 11/1/1983

Abstract:
Two different long-span, tubular ferrocement beam designs were constructed for a dairy plant and a highway terminal as an alternative solution to the original-y planned precast, prestressed concrete beams.*