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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: Roof Beams: Long-Span Beams Provide
Author(s): D. A. O. Martinelli, J. B. de Hanai and F. Schiel
Publication: Concrete International
Appears on pages(s): 32-36
Keywords: beams (supports); construction; ferrocement; formwork (construction); long span; prefabrication; roofs. precast excellence
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.*
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