LARGE POURS FOR RC STRUCTURES

Nine papers are presented under four subject headings as follows: CIRIA survey of large pours--Introduction to survey, Pullar-Strecker, P and Results of survey, Birt, JC. Joint free construction in rich concretes 20 or 200 m3/hr-appraisal, decision and thermal control, Fitzgibbon, ME, and design for early thermal stresses in massive RC structures, hughes, BP. Economics and logistics for day and night casting 20 or 200 m3/hr-high rate supply e.g. 1200 M3 overnight for city development, Drake, RJ, and low or high rate supply, distribution and placing--the choice, Illingworth, JR. Behaviour and testing of concrete for large pours--Early age behaviour of mass concrete pours, Browne, RD and Blundell, R; Cement and admixtures for large pours, Blundell, R and Browne, RD; and Ultrasonic testing for large sections, Tomsett, HN. /TRRL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Proceedings of a symposium sponsored by the Concrete Society West Midlands Region, England, September 25, 1973.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Concrete Society

    West Midlands Region
    Birmingham, West Midland,   England 
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  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 91 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00163120
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 14 1978 12:00AM