ECONOMICS AND PROBLEM AREAS OF STRUCTURAL AND CONSTRUCTION OPTIONS FOR LARGE PRESTRESSED CONCRETE SHIPS AND VESSELS

Structural shapes, forms, and methods of construction now available to the industry and profession are analyzed in order to obtain optimum designs for given criteria and conditions. The basic economics of prestressed concrete versus steel as materials for these vessels is compared.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Proceedings of the Conference on Concrete Ships and Floating Structures, Sept. 15-19, 1975, University of California, Berkeley.
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of California, Berkeley

    Berkeley, CA  USA  94720
  • Authors:
    • Lin, T Y
    • Chow, P Y
  • Publication Date: 1976

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 16 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00152758
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 11 1977 12:00AM