Published On: Mon, Jul 3rd, 2017

Secret of how Roman concrete survived tidal battering for 2000 years revealed – Telegraph.co.uk


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Secret of how Roman concrete survived tidal battering for 2000 years revealed
Telegraph.co.uk
It is a mystery that continues to baffle modern engineers. Why do 2,000-year-old Roman piers survive to this day, yet modern concrete seawalls embedded with steel crumble within decades? Even Pliny the Elder, writing in Naturalis Historia in 79AD ...
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