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Best Residential Project
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Best Residential Project

Contractor AMT Enterprises, Rocky Hill, Conn., wanted this 6000-square-foot model... More

Failures are Finger Posts
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Failures are Finger Posts

In the belief that “a failure is more instructive than success,” Concrete... More

Back to Basics
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Back to Basics

Self-consolidating concrete (SCC) has arrived, but vibration still prevails—and... More

Art for Art
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Art for Art

Described as a masterpiece of modern architecture, a ziggurat, and Frank Lloyd... More

Flat World
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Flat World

As the 1980s loomed, the world was changing. The new smaller, high-lifting... More

Stamp of Originality
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Stamp of Originality

Stamping tools may be a little easier to use these days, but essentially the... More

Soaking Up Rays with Concrete
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Soaking Up Rays with Concrete

With skyrocketing fuel prices, energy concerns dominated the decade of the 1970s,... More

Hot Market in a Cold War
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Hot Market in a Cold War

In 1961 Berlin built a wall and the Kennedy Administration initiated a nationwide... More

The Concrete Advantage
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The Concrete Advantage

January 1980, “the first month of the first year of a new decade,” was, according... More

Sydney Opera House, 1967
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Sydney Opera House, 1967

A troubled project from the start, the cost of the Sydney Opera House ballooned... More

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