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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: Textured Architectural Concrete
Author(s): Joseph A. Dobrowski
Publication: Concrete International
Appears on pages(s): 37-41
Keywords: abrasive blasting; acid treatment (concrete);
architectural concrete; bushhammering; concrete
finishes (hardened concrete); specifications; texture.
Abstract:The beauty of any structure well constructed of textured concrete is unquestionable. One that is not well constructed requires expensive and time consuming repairs which may not completely satisfy the original intent. The recommendations presented can help achieve satisfactory results using mechanical methods.
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