Publisher: Thomas Telford Ltd (June 1, 1996)
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The be aware concrete stands in universal utilization for whatever that's reliable and enduring. this can be testimony to the assumption within the functionality of concrete as a development fabric. It was once consequently a surprise while it grew to become obvious that concrete may be afflicted by a kind of inner disintegration, dubbed concrete melanoma. brought on by the chemical response among alkalis in cement and the minerals within the aggregate.This publication presents a valid figuring out of the alkali-aggregate response and the way it impacts the layout, development and upkeep of concrete roads and bridges.