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Concrete matter: building the Bruges submarine pens (1917-18) Willem Bekers Ronald De Meyer Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium ABSTRACT: Starting in August 1917, a large submarine shelter was erected in the German-occupied port of Bruges.

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Starting in August 1917, a large submarine shelter was erected in the German-occupied port of Bruges. Its construction completed a transition from mixed steel-and-timber shelters to all-concrete bunkers in this area. The new _Gruppenunterstande_ prefigured many of the typological, technological and logistic key features of the iconic submarine pens from World War II, when lessons learnt from ...

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Concrete matter : building the Bruges submarine pens (1917-18)

Concrete matter : building the Bruges submarine pens (1917-18) Starting in August 1917, a large submarine shelter was erected in the German-occupied port of Bruges. Its construction completed a transition from mixed steel-and-timber shelters to all-concrete bunkers in this area.

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Request PDF Concrete matter: building the Bruges submarine pens (1917-18) Starting in August 1917, a large submarine shelter was erected in the German-occupied port of Bruges. Its construction ...

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Request PDF On Sep 5, 2018, Willem Bekers and others published Concrete matter: Building the Bruges submarine pens (1917–18) Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate

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Sep 23, 2018  Building Knowledge, Constructing Histories [2 vols.] Seite(n): 131-139 Jahr: 2018: Abstrakt: Starting in August 1917, a large submarine shelter was erected in the German-occupied port of Bruges. Its construction completed a transition from mixed steel-and-timber shelters to all-concrete bunkers in this area.

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6 Adrian Forty, Concrete and Culture: A Material History (London: Reaktion Books, 2012), 109. 7 Willem Bekers and Ronald De Meyer, “Concrete Matter: Building the Bruges Submarine Pens (1917-1918),”paper presented at the 6th International Congress on

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Concrete matter : building the Bruges submarine pens (1917-18) Willem Bekers ( UGent ) and Ronald De Meyer ( UGent ) ( 2018 ) BUILDING KNOWLEDGE, CONSTRUCTING HISTORIES, VOL 1 .

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Bekers, Willem / de Meyer, Ronald (2018): Concrete matter: Building the Bruges submarine pens (1917 18). Presented at: 6th International Congress on Construction History (6ICCH 2018), July 9-13, 2018, Brussels, Belgium, pp. 131-139.

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Concrete matter : building the Bruges submarine pens (1917-18) ... Its construction completed a transition from mixed steel-and-timber shelters to all-concrete bunkers in this area. The new Gruppenunterstande prefigured many of the typological, technological and logistic key features of the iconic submarine pens from World War II, when lessons ...

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Sep 23, 2018  Building Knowledge, Constructing Histories [2 vols.] Page(s): 131-139 Année: 2018: Abstrait: Starting in August 1917, a large submarine shelter was erected in the German-occupied port of Bruges. Its construction completed a transition from mixed steel-and-timber shelters to all-concrete bunkers in this area.

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Concrete matter: building the Bruges submarine pens (1917-18)more. by Willem Bekers and ronald de meyer. Starting in August 1917, a large submarine shelter was erected in the German-occupied port of Bruges. Its construction completed a transition from mixed steel-and-timber shelters to all-concrete bunkers in this area.

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Engineering the Permanent Material: Research and ...

6 Adrian Forty, Concrete and Culture: A Material History (London: Reaktion Books, 2012), 109. 7 Willem Bekers and Ronald De Meyer, “Concrete Matter: Building the Bruges Submarine Pens (1917-1918),”paper presented at the 6th International Congress on

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Concrete matter: Building the Bruges submarine pens (1917-18)Stone and concrete: A review of the coevolution of the surface finishes of two buildings materials; The NEMAVO Airey system: A wealth of options; Prefabricated elements and typification in communist Poland; 'Handmade' pre-cast concrete: The Italian experience between structural ...

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Concrete matter: building the Bruges submarine pens (1917-18) more by Willem Bekers and ronald de meyer Starting in August 1917, a large submarine shelter was erected in the German-occupied port of Bruges.

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Oct 24, 2018  Thematic session: Historic precast concrete. Historic precast concrete H.A. Heinemann. Building breakwaters with precast concrete blocks (1834–67) S.M. Holzer. Concrete matter: Building the Bruges submarine pens (1917–18) W. Bekers R. De Meyer. Stone and concrete: A review of the coevolution of the surface finishes of two buildings materials

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Bekers, Willem / de Meyer, Ronald (2018): Concrete matter: Building the Bruges submarine pens (1917 18).Vorgetragen bei: 6th International Congress on Construction History (6ICCH 2018), July 9-13, 2018, Brussels, Belgium, S. 131-139.

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Amazing Photographs of WWII-era Submarine Pens

Apr 27, 2019  Photo: JVLVSF78 CC BY-SA 3.0. Three U-boats in a submarine pen at Trondheim, 19 May 1945. World War II U-Boat pens at Lorient, France.Photo: David Broad CC BY 3.0. Lorient, under construction. 15-foot reinforced ferro-concrete U-Boat pen roof penetrated by a

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U-Boat Bunker - Listing of Bunkers during WW2

Two Type VIIs undergo refit in the massive U-boat pens in St. Nazaire, occupied France. The protection offered by these bunkers were adequate throughout the early years of the war, until 1943 or 1944 when the Allies introduced the Tallboy and Grand Slam bunker buster bombs. These 12,000 and 22,000 lbs bombs scored numerous direct hits and ...

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Building the Atlantic Wall - Warfare History Network

Dec 22, 2018  Construction work along the coast in 1941 was primarily devoted to the building of coastal batteries and U-boat bases. Most of the concrete used went into submarine pens and the second largest amount to Luftwaffe airfields and installations. On March 28, 1942, Führer Directive No. 40 called for the creation of the Atlantic Wall.

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Concrete matter : building the Bruges submarine pens (1917-18) ... Its construction completed a transition from mixed steel-and-timber shelters to all-concrete bunkers in this area. The new Gruppenunterstande prefigured many of the typological, technological and logistic key features of the iconic submarine pens from World War II, when lessons ...

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Building Knowledge, Constructing Histories, Volume 1 ...

Jul 11, 2018  Thematic session: Historic precast concrete. Historic precast concrete H.A. Heinemann. Building breakwaters with precast concrete blocks (1834–67) S.M. Holzer. Concrete matter: Building the Bruges submarine pens (1917–18) W. Bekers R. De Meyer. Stone and concrete: A review of the coevolution of the surface finishes of two buildings materials

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Willem Bekers Ghent University - Academia

Concrete matter: building the Bruges submarine pens (1917-18) more by Willem Bekers and ronald de meyer Starting in August 1917, a large submarine shelter was erected in the German-occupied port of Bruges.

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Building Knowledge, Constructing Histories: Proceedings of ...

Oct 24, 2018  Thematic session: Historic precast concrete. Historic precast concrete H.A. Heinemann. Building breakwaters with precast concrete blocks (1834–67) S.M. Holzer. Concrete matter: Building the Bruges submarine pens (1917–18) W. Bekers R. De Meyer. Stone and concrete: A review of the coevolution of the surface finishes of two buildings materials

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Lorient Submarine Base - Wikipedia

During tours, the submarine pens of block K3 can be seen. Its roof (3.40 to 7.0 metres (11.15 to 22.97 ft) of steel-reinforced concrete) can be visited, as well as a former anti-aircraft tower on top of the U-boat

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06 Jun 1917 - FERRO-CONCRETE SHIPPING. - Trove

The Telegraph (Brisbane, Qld. : 1872 - 1947), Wed 6 Jun 1917, Page 6 - FERRO-CONCRETE SHIPPING. You have corrected this article This article has been corrected by You and other Voluntroves This article has been corrected by Voluntroves

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The closest was to use a B-17 bomber packed with explosives and flying it by remote control into the pens. This was never actually done but the idea was tested. Sadly, one of the pilots testing a prototype, the older brother of President Kenedy di...

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Nazi Treasure - Axis History Forum

Dec 15, 2003  i visited france in 2001. in bordeaux there is a nazi submarine base and concrete bunkers all over the city. the base is gigantic, i believe it held 8 u-boats. today it is part museum, part city offices, and part municipal storage facility. there are still some german stencils on the walls, but the nazi emblems were all painted over.

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Return to "the Haunted U-Boat", UB 65 - Axis History Forum

Apr 03, 2006  For six months, Germany had been engaged in a ruthless, unrestricteed U-boat campaign against merchant shipping, irrespective of nationality, as UB-65 was launched on 20 July 1917. The little boat of the UB-III-class. 55.83 meters (183ft) long, and displacing 647 tons submerged, was commissioned just two months later.

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Air raid shelter - Wikipedia

Two of these bombs were dropped on the U-Bootbunkerwerft Valentin submarine pens near Bremen and these barely penetrated 4 to 7 m (13 to 23 ft) of reinforced concrete, bringing down the roof. More recently, the penetration by laser-guided "smart bombs" of the Amiriyah shelter during the 1991 Gulf War showed how vulnerable even reinforced ...

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Jul 11, 2018  Building Knowledge, Constructing Histories brings together the papers presented at the Sixth International Congress on Construction History (6ICCH, Brussels, Belgium, 9-13 July 2018). The contributions present the latest research in the field of construction history, covering...

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