This article reviews specifications related to masonry mortars and summarizes modification of present-day formulations for engineered masonry. Options available for upgrading performance characteristics of masonry mortars in construction include: curing of structure, increasing portland cement content, intergrinding organic self-curing agents, and utilizing organic modified mortars.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Portland Cement Association

    5420 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL  United States  60077
  • Authors:
    • Isberner, A W
  • Publication Date: 1974

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 8 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00260646
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: RD019.01M Bulletin
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 12 1974 12:00AM