ferroconcrete ferroconcrete

Definition(s):

  • (n) concrete with metal and/or mesh added to provide extra support against stresses

Usage(s):

  1. A ponderous tome, its almost every paragraph is studded with ferroconcrete facts and charges that are almost too heavy.
  2. The town was girdled by a 25-mile belt of ferroconcrete pillboxes, tank traps and barbed wire.
  3. People now come only on holidaysat New Year's to Senso-ji, the temple reconstructed in painted ferroconcrete.

News

  • Workbook on Airport Runway Construction Assures Human Safety

    In the service of good construction and the motivation of making structures that will save human lives comes W.H. Cogill’s Constructed Layered Systems , a definitive work on measuring and analysis of ferroconcrete surfaces used in runway systems.
    on August 23, 2013     Source: Aircraft Maintenance Technology

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