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Construction Techniques

Modern Materials: Bendable concrete, ‘knitted’ concrete shells and more

January 9, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

First conceptualized in the 1990s, Engineered Cementitious Composites (ECC), or bendable concrete, is almost ready for market, according to researchers at Louisiana State University’s College of Engineering. After testing a range of sands, rubbers, fibers and more, they’ve struck a […]