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Published by Dept. of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, National Technical Information Service, [distributor in Washington, DC, Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Pavements, Prestressed concrete.,
  • Joints (Engineering),
  • Pavements, Prestressed concrete -- Data processing.

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ContributionsUnited States. Federal Highway Administration., Construction Technology Laboratories (Portland Cement Association)
The Physical Object
Paginationv. :
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Open LibraryOL15309065M

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