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Title: Tests on concrete and mortar surfaces cast against various types of forms and form linings
Authors: U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station
Keywords: Surfaces (technology)
Precast concrete formwork
Concrete finishing
Publisher: U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station.
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Description: Technical memorandum
Preface: Authorization for the test program described herein was contained in Item 611, Civil Works Investigations of Formed Concrete Surfaces, implemented by correspondence with the Office, Chief of Engineers, March 1948. The reported investigation was conducted at the Concrete Research Division of the Waterways Experiment Station during the spring and summer of 1949. Other agencies have conducted investigations on materials for lining concrete forms, notably the Bureau of Reclamation and the Ohio River Division Laboratories of the Corps of Engineers. A list of references follows the text of this report. Proprietary materials for use in this investigation were procured from the following companies: Celotex Corporation, Chicago, Illinois Dant and Russell, Inc., Portland, Oregon Dewey and Almy Chemical Co., Cambridge, Mass. Economy Forms Corp., Des Moines, Iowa Irvington Tank and Forms Corp., New York, N. Y. Plastergon Wall Board Co., Buffalo, N. Y. U. S. Rubber Co., Passaic, N. J. Wm. E. Hooper and Sons Co., Philadelphia, Pa.
Rights: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.
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