Reinforced Concrete

Reinforced Concrete: What Is It?

The term “reinforced concrete” refers to a mixture of conventional cement concrete and reinforcement bars. This combination is designed to use both the compressive and tensile strengths of concrete and steel, enabling them to function cooperatively to withstand a variety of loading conditions. The word “reinforced concrete” refers to the fact that steel strengthens the concrete, …

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