Publisher: Pergamon (January 1, 1962)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 5.8 MB
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Concrete: homes and Manufacture describes the houses of concrete, together with its manufacture and use in civil engineering development. The e-book first discusses the homes of plastic or rainy and hardened concrete. The textual content additionally describes assorted concrete fabrics, together with cement, Portland cement, slag and excessive alumina cements, and aggregates. the choice additionally appears on the combine layout of concrete. combine proportioning in accordance with energy and workability; combine layout for top alumina cement; mix of single-sized aggregates; and nominal mixes are mentioned. The textual content additionally examines the manufacture of concrete. dealing with and batching of fabrics, blending and putting, compaction of concrete, and iciness concreting are underscored. The e-book additionally makes a speciality of the resistance of concrete to deterioration. Resistance of concrete to freezing, sewage, sulfate assault, chemical compounds, hearth, erosion, and abrasion are mentioned. The textual content additionally bargains info on floor remedy of concrete and detailed concrete. the choice is a helpful resource of knowledge for readers, scholars, and graduate and placement engineers.