Making domes

Making domes

Precast concrete domes are widely used as an architectural feature that enhances the majesty of an edifice as well as its oriental heritage. Over the years, Gulf Precast has constructed more than 150 domes using a variety of techniques, the latest of them being double-skinned insulated structures. This article reviews precast dome production and construction techniques, as well as the quality advantages of such techniques..

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Concrete Engineering International – February 2013