Innovations in fiber-reinforced concrete for value

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Published by American Concrete Institute in Farmington Hills, Mich .

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  • Reinforced concrete, Fiber

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Statementeditors, N. Banthia... [et al.].
SeriesACI international ;, SP-216, Publication SP ;, 216.
ContributionsBanthia, Nemkumar., American Concrete Institute.
LC ClassificationsTA444 .I53 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 240 p. :
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3697949M
ISBN 100870311263
LC Control Number2003110300

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