WATERTIGHT CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION

THE PUBLICATION HIGHLIGHTS FACTORS WHICH SHOULD BE CONSIDERED IN DESIGNING WATERTIGHT STRUCTURES. PRACTICAL PROBLEMS ENCOUNTERED BY ON-SITE PERSONNEL CONCERNED WITH SUPERVISION AND CONSTRUCTION ARE DISCUSSED. THE TYPES OF CONSTRUCTION CONSIDERED ARE DEFINED AND CHARACTERISTICS OF MATERIALS ARE REVIEWED. CEMENT, AGGREGATES, CONCRETE QUALITY AND ADMIXTURES ARE SOME ASPECTS DISCUSSED. FEATURES OF THERMAL AND MOISTURE MOVEMENTS, GROUND SLABS, WALLS, ROOF SLABS AND JOINTS ARE OUTLINED. ASPECTS OF CONSTRUCTION AND JOINTING MATERIALS AND LININGS ARE ALSO DISCUSSED.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Rept No 46.504
  • Corporate Authors:

    Cement and Concrete Association

    52 Grosvenor Gardens
    London SW1W 0AQ,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Deocon, R C
  • Publication Date: 1973

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 20 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00214302
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 26 1974 12:00AM