WHERE BEAUTY BECOMES STANDARD. COMMENTS ON THE NEW STANDARD DIN 18500: PRECAST CONCRETE

OU LA BEAUTE DEVIENT NORME - COMMENTAIRES SUR LA NOUVELLE NORME DIN 18500: "BETON MANUFACTURE"

The new German standard din 18500 is defined together with its fields of application. Comments are made on the various recommendations, controls and tests relating to precast concrete. Special attention is paid to dimensional tolerances, mechanical strength, water absorption, resistance to wear. This article was originally published in German in "Betonwert U Fertigteil Tech", Number 10 1976, pp477-82, under the title: "Wo Schoenheit zue norm Wird- Erlauterungen zur Neuen din 18500: Beton Werkstein". (TRRL)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Study and Research Centre for the Cement Manufacturing Industry

    BP 42
    Epernon,   France 
  • Authors:
    • Pesch, L
  • Publication Date: 1976-10

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  • French

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00303544
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Laboratoire Central des Ponts et Chausees (LCPC)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: T.76.10
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 11 1980 12:00AM