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Publication Citation: The Economics of New-Technology Materials: A Case Study of FRP Bridge Decking

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Author(s): M A. Ehlen; Harold E. Marshall;
Title: The Economics of New-Technology Materials: A Case Study of FRP Bridge Decking
Published: July 01, 1996
Abstract: Many new materials are bing developed from polymers, metals, and ceramics. Industry is beginning to introduce some of these high-performance or new-technology materials in construction and manufacturing applications because the materials have advantages over traditional materials like steel, concrete, wood, and aluminum.
Citation: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 5864
Research Areas: Building Materials, Building Economics
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