GUIDE FOR CONSTRUCTION OF CONCRETE PAVEMENTS AND CONCRETE BASES

This report is intended as a guide for the construction of concrete pavements and concrete bases. References are made to specifications, but only as a guide to enable a selection of requirements suitable for a particular location or class of work. The intended users of this guide are agencies other than state highway departments or turnpike and airfield authorities. The following chapters are included: (1) Introduction; (2) Materials; (3) Sampling and testing of materials for quality assurance; (4) Subgrade or subbase preparation and forms; (5) Installation of joints and reinforcement; (6) Concrete properties and proportions of materials; (7) High-early-strength concrete; (8) Mixing concrete; (9) Placing and finishing concrete; (10) Curing and protecting concrete; (11) Concrete bases to be subsequently covered with a surface course; (12) Cold and hot weather concreting; (13) Miscellaneous; and (14) References.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Concrete Institute

    P.O. Box 19150, Redford Station, 22400 Seven Mile Road
    Detroit, MI  United States  48219
  • Publication Date: 1991-12

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References;
  • Pagination: 27 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00619223
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: ACI 325.9R-91
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 29 1992 12:00AM