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Architectural Concrete

Definition: concrete that will be permanently exposed to view and therefore requires special care in selection of the concrete materials, forming, placing, and finishing to obtain the desired architectural appearance.- ACI Concrete Terminology


Architectural concrete indicates concrete that results in both an aesthetic finish and structural ability. Selection of concrete materials, forming, placing, and finishing are used to achieve the architectural appearance required.

Practice oriented papers and articles ON ARCHITECTURAL CONCRETE

Winners of the 2017 ACI Excellence in Concrete Construction Awards

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 11/1/2017

2017 International Parking Institute’s Awards of Excellence

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 8/1/2017

Slag Cement Association 2016 Project of the Year Awards

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 7/1/2017

Punching of flat slabs under reversed horizontal cyclic loading

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 4/1/2017

Products & Practice Spotlight: Precast Provincial

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 3/1/2017

A New AIJ standard for Seismic Capacity Calculation: Recent Advances in Beam-Column Joint Design and Seismic Collapse Simulation on Reinforced Concrete Frame Buildings

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 3/1/2017

Recommendations for Casting Inclined Columns

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 3/1/2016

Winners of the Inaugural Excellence in Concrete Construction Awards

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 12/1/2015

Products & Practice Spotlight: A Highly Automated Precast Panel Plant

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 10/1/2015

2015 PCI Sidney Freedman Craftsmanship Awards

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 10/1/2015

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