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Title: Water tanks with HFB technique
Authors: Solsona, Felipe
Issue Date: 1991
Publisher: © WEDC, Loughborough University
Citation: SOLSONA, F., 1991. Water tanks with HFB technique. IN: Pickford, J. et al. (eds). Infrastructure, environment, water and people: Proceedings of the 17th WEDC International Conference, Nairobi, Kenya, 19-23 August 1991, pp.151-154.
Abstract: In extended areas of the world water is so scarce that for many people the possibility of storing drinking water is of vital importance. This paper describes a very simple technique for water tank construction called H-F-B (heart filled blocks). The technique makes use of a simple mould (which can be made even in rural areas) for the manufacture of concrete building blocks. The block pro­duction is easy and requires the use of neither energy nor skilled workmen.
Description: This is a conference paper.
Version: Published
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/29385
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