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Largest continuous concrete pour

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  • Who: Wilshire Grand Center

  • What: Largest continuous concrete pour

  • Where: United States

The largest continuous concrete pour is 16,208.6 m³ (21,200 yd³), achieved during the pouring of the foundation for the Wilshire Grand Center (USA) in Los Angeles, California, USA, on 15-16 February 2014.

The concrete pour took 18 hours, utilised 208 individual trucks delivering concrete from eight concrete production centers, and involved 19 separate pumps feeding 13 hoses into the fill site. 82 million pounds of concrete were used in the pour. Completion of the Wilshire Grand Center is expected in 2017.

 

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