CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY. SECTION 4. THE MANUFACTURE OF CONCRETE. SECTION 5. SPECIAL CONCRETES, AGGREGATES AND ADMIXTURES. APPENDICES: TESTS

Sections 4 and 5 of the book on concrete technology contained the following chapters: section 4. The manufacture of concrete - (15) formwork; (16) manufacture; curing and testing of concrete; (17) special techniques. Section 5. Special concretes, aggregates and admixtures. (18) special concretes; (19) admixtures; (20) limes, mortars and plasters. Also included were the following appendices: tests. (a) bulking of sand; (b) organic content of sand; (c) moisture content of sand; (d) clay content of sand; (e) slump test; (f) field tests for contaminating substances; (g) bleeding of fresh concrete; (h) compacted bulk density and solid content of aggregates; (i) modified test for vibratibility of concretes, and (j) conversion factors for metric and South African units. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Portland Cement Institute

    Kew Road, Richmond
    Johannesbury,   South Africa 
  • Publication Date: 1977

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  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 259-416

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00301869
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 19 1979 12:00AM