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By ACI Committee 303

ISBN-10: 0870317717

ISBN-13: 9780870317712

This advisor provides ideas for generating cast-in-place architectural concrete. the significance of certain fabrics, forming, concrete placement, curing, extra therapy, inspection, and their impression at the visual appeal of the completed product are mentioned. Architectural concrete calls for particular building concepts, fabrics, and requisites which are targeted to every venture. the explicit strategies and data provided during this consultant might be used consequently.

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