History

 

Concrete: Introduction
Things have changed a great deal since the Romans first made concrete: cement has been manufactured industrially since the nineteenth century and reinforcement and prestressing have revolutionized construction.

 
 
 
 
Cement: history
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The invention of reinforced concrete and then prestressed concrete
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Cement: the development of a modern industry
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The concrete of today and tomorrow
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The invention of cement
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