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The scientific legacy of the "Instituto Eduardo Torroja" in Bilbao (1960-1980)
(Instituto de Ciencias de la Construcción Eduardo Torroja, 2014-03)
By means of this analysis, we have endeavored to evaluate and understand both the influence that the IETcc started to bear on scientific progress in Bilbao, mainly during the 1960s and the 1970s, as well as the determined ...
Optimization study of the structural HACFRA composition (Self Compacting Concrete Steel Fiber Reinforced)
(Instituto de Ciencias de la construccion Eduardo Torroja, 2015-03)
The interest of HACFRA (self compacting concrete reinforced with steel fibers), is the combination of the residual strength increase and cracking decrease compared to plain concrete by the introduction of steel fibers in ...
Plastic Analysis and Testing of multidirectional SFRC flag slabs
(Instituto de Ciencias de la Construcción Eduardo Torroja, 2014-09)
This paper presents a theoretical and experimental study of multidirectional steel fibers reinforced concrete slabs (SFRC). The study is based on a real building application using SFRC flag slabs. For the evaluation of the ...
The conventional facade solution during the developmental period in Gipuzkoa: decline (and end) of a construction system
(Instituto de Ciencias de la construccion Eduardo Torroja, 2015-04)
The article analyses the construction process, the evolution and the disturbing future of the facade enclosure of the collective housing constructions built during the developmental period in the province of Gipuzkoa. 128 ...
The patents in the introduction of reinforced concrete in Spain: "Alhondiga de Bilbao" case study
(Instituto de Ciencias de la Construcción Eduardo Torroja, 2014-06)
Reinforced concrete structures are introduced in Spain mainly by French influence. This happens in the late nineteenth century, following the scheme operating through proprietary systems prevailing in Europe. Systems ...