Ferrocement : Proceedings of the Fifth International by P. Nedwell, R.N. Swamy

By P. Nedwell, R.N. Swamy

Ferrocement is a flexible building fabric, with purposes in budget friendly housing, rehabilitation and service of buildings. This e-book provides the newest advancements in study and alertness of the material.

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Women washing clothes by hand in a tank or boat whilst sitting on the edge The first patentee or the first builder? However Lambot’s boat aroused curiosity rather than enthusiasm and there is little evidence of people copying Lambot’s method and one cannot know if the Dutchman Boon in 1887 [4] or Gabellini [5] building in Rome is 1896 had even heard of Lambot. One boat was photographed by Bastide on the lake in 1902 although Searle [6] suggests it was still there much later “It was said at the beginning of the European war that this boat was still in service”.

Why do not recognize these accomplishments as ferrocement ones? Despite the circle of specialists is relatively small, ferrocement technology is provided with competent, enthusiastic and creative professionals. The lack of informations about durability and other topics should be fulfilled on a short time, in order to reach a high level of “technological maturity”. ) to develop technologically adequate solutions for people who need them, wherever in developed or developing countries. 8 Acknowledgments The authors express their gratitude to FAPESP (Sao Paulo State Research Foundation) for its support.

4–7 only. 4. Transfer of Technology • • • • • • • • • • HBRI is involved with the preparation of the National Housing Code for Bangladesh, completed in 1993. HBRI transfer technology through: Annual two month training on low-cost technologies for 50 students from 19 Poly technic Institute. Demonstration of low-cost technologies to local builders in collaboration will Home Building Finance Corporation and Facilities Department, Ministry of Education. Construction of 4 model houses for Local Government Engineering Board.

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