AIR-ENTRAINMENT IN LIGHTWEIGHT AGGREGATE CONCRETE

DETAILS ARE GIVEN OF AIR LYTAG, A NEW LIGHTWEIGHT AGGREGATE CONCRETE, WITH AN EXCEPTIONALLY HIGH AIR-CONTENT. THIS NEW CONCRETE HAS TWO OUTSTANDING NEW PROPERTIES: IN ITS FRESH STATE IT CAN RECEIVE PROFILED PATTERNS DIFFERENT FROM THOSE WHICH CAN BE APPLIED TO ORDINARY CONCRETE, AND ITS RESISTANCE TO WATER PERMEATION IS FIVE TIMES BETTER THAN THAT OF ORDINARY CONCRETE WITHOUT AIR-ENTRAINMENT. /RRL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • No 4, pp 43-45, 3 FIG, 3 PHOT
  • Corporate Authors:

    Indus Bldg Sys & Components /UK

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  • Authors:
    • Sharpe, N R
  • Publication Date: 1967-4

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  • Accession Number: 00212824
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 31 1994 12:00AM