PROVISIONAL RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE USE OF LIGHTWEIGHT AGGREGATE CONCRETE

RECOMMANDATIONS PROVISOIRES POUR L'UTILISATION DES BETONS DE GRANULATS LEGERS

THESE RECOMMENDATIONS HAVE BEEN DRAFTED FOR THE INFORMATION OF DESIGNERS, CLIENTS AND BUILDING FIRMS. THEY MAINLY AIM AT THE EVERYDAY APPLICATION TO CIVIL ENGINEERING AND BUILDING CONSTRUCTION. THEY CONTAIN THE ESSENTIAL EXISTING DATA ON LIGHTWEIGHT AGGREGATE CONCRETE, BUT CONCERN ONLY EXPANDED CLAY AGGREGATES PRODUCED IN A ROTATING KILN AND EXPANDED SHALE AGGREGATES AVAILABLE AT THE PRESENT TIME ON THE FRENCH MARKET. DATA ARE PRESENTED ON THE GENERAL PROPERTIES OF LIGHTWEIGHT AGGREGATES, THEIR NATURE, GEOMETRIC, PHYSICAL, MECHANICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES, GUIDELINES FOR SELECTION, GENERAL PROPERTIES OF LIGHTWEIGHT AGGREGATE CONCRETE COMMON TO ALL LIGHTWEIGHT CONCRETES AND SPECIFIC TO CONCRETE OF EACH CATEGORY, THE USE OF LIGHTWEIGHT CONCRETES, DESIGN OF LIGHTWEIGHT CONCRETE STRUCTURES, MANUFACTURE AND LAYING OF LIGHTWEIGHT AGGREGATE CONCRETE.

Language

  • French

Media Info

  • Pagination: 1-31
  • Serial:
    • ANN ITBTP
    • Issue Number: 337 (BETON 155)
    • ISSN: 0020-2568

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01297393
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l'Aménagement et des Réseaux (IFSTTAR)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 6:20AM