Following the substantial increase in the use of chemical admixtures in concrete, the book provides information on materials of this type. Details are given of the specification, use and design of concrete mixtures with information on the types, mode of action, effect and application of the major types of chemical admixtures in the following sections: water-reducing agents; air-entraining agents; concrete waterproofers; accelerators; application of admixtures; and, analysis of hardened concrete for admixture type and quantity. (TRRL)

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  • Corporate Authors:

    E & FN Spon Limited

    11 New Fetter Lane
    London,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Rixom, M R
  • Publication Date: 1978

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 234 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00330437
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • ISBN: 0-419-11250-2
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monongraph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: May 21 1981 12:00AM