Industrial floors go superflat

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Title: Industrial floors go superflat

Author(s): Robert L. Hubler, Jr.

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 5

Issue: 12

Appears on pages(s): 61-63

Keywords: concrete construction; concrete finishes (hardened concrete); concrete finishing (fresh con-crete); floors; heavy-duty floors; profileograph; rein-forced concrete; structural design; tolerances (me-chanics); warehouses.

Date: 12/1/1983

Abstract:
The need for, advantages, and design of closely toleranced superflat concrete floors is described along with construction and inspection procedures for their installation. Used increasingly in high-density industrial warehouses, they improve operational efficiency while reducing maintenance costs on floors and materials handling equipment.