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Development of large-scale precast, prestressed concrete liquefied natural gas storage tanks

Authors
K. Hjorteset,M. Wernli,M LaNier,K Hoyle,W. Oliver.
Year
2013
Book Title or Journal
PCI Journal, Fall 2013
Number of pages
pages 40-54
Description
This paper discusses the unique design and construction challenges encountered in the development of large-scale precast concrete cryogenic storage tanks, along with special considerations necessary when fabricating, handling, erecting, temporarily supporting, integrating, and posttensioning long and slender precast concrete wall elements.

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