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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: Unique Shape: Mosque Domes From
Author(s): P. J. Jennings
Publication: Concrete International
Appears on pages(s): 41-44
Keywords: construction; domes (structural forms); ferrocement;
structural analysis; structural design.
Abstract:The shape and size of the domes for the. Mausoleum Mosque complex in Amman, Jordan, severely limited the choice of construction material. Ferrocement was selected after consideration of its successful use in boat building and comparison with alternative materials.
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