How to Consolidate Concrete in Congested Reinforced Concrete Members?

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Consolidation of fresh concrete in congested concrete members should be performed using proper concrete pouring and compaction procedures. Otherwise, Concrete Work Procedure Construction Engineering & Management Construction Equipments How To Guide Work Procedures

Self Compacting Concrete Mix Design

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Pouring Concrete in Rain, Effect & Precautionary Measures

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Concrete Slump Variations at Site: How to Deal with it?

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Adjusting the slump of concrete is a part of the concreting process, which the contractors should manage properly and cautiously. The concrete slump.

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Building with Textile-Reinforced Concrete: Important Properties and Advantages

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Textile-reinforced concrete (TRC) or fabric-reinforced cementitious matrix (FRCM) is a composite concrete material that employs textile reinforcement. Concrete Types in Construction Exclusive Special Concrete in Construction

Complete Guide on Grades of Concrete

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Today, we will discuss grades of concrete, concrete mix ratios, uses, and many other things related to grades of concrete. First, let me tell you what you mean by the word concrete.

How to Prevent Honeycomb in Concrete Structures?

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The prevention of honeycomb in concrete structures can save time and money, and help construct structurally sound concrete members.

Fine-Grained Concrete: Significance and Properties

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Fine-grained concrete, also known as sand concrete, is defined as the concrete in which the coarse aggregate is replaced by sand or any filler. Building Materials Building Technology Guide Concrete Technology Exclusive

Failed Concrete Slump Test? Here is What you Should do

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Concrete Properties Concrete Technology How To Guide Tests on ConcreteEngineers should make a proper decision when an on-site slump test fails. The decision could be an outright rejection of the complete batch of.

Difference between Lean Concrete, Rich Concrete, and Normal Concrete

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The main difference between lean and PCC concrete is that lean concrete contains less cement compared to the water content present in it. This means, Concrete Technology Difference between Lean Concrete Features of Lean Concrete Features of Rich and Normal Concrete Rich Concrete

Concrete

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Concrete. Concrete admixtures have been around for nearly a century. Since then, water reducers, superplasticizers, set accelerators, rheology control agents, air-entrainment, among other concrete admixtures, have become essential in the ready mix concrete , precast, tunneling and other concrete industries. Ready mix concrete life cycle. Concrete mix design. Concrete calculator. Concrete. Concrete admixtures. michael.delros….

Concrete Material Calculator | How to Work a Concrete Material Calculator

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How to Work a Concrete Material Calculator? In this calculator, we are calculated on how many bags of concrete (how to calculate the quantity of cement in concrete)., So, Here we have calculated Concrete Material Calculator Step by Step. Grade of Concrete .

Burnished Concrete

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Burnished concrete is conventional concrete trowelled more than twice to make the concrete surface hard-wearing with a durable finish and a great. Building Technology Guide Concrete Technology Concrete Types in Construction Flooring

What are the Causes of Cracks in Reinforced Concrete Slab?

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Several factors like poor concrete quality, improper structural design, inappropriate steel bar spacing, large slab span, improper aggregates, etc. Building Technology Guide Concrete Cracks Concrete Technology

Can Carrots Make Concrete Greener and Stronger?

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Celluloses from carrots are being studied as part of a research to contribute to a much stronger and environmentally friendly concrete. Concrete Durability Concrete Technology Exclusive

Controlling concrete setting times

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Controlling concrete setting times. Find tips on methods and concrete admixtures that can help contractors control concrete setting times. Concrete chemistry is complicated, and the makeup of the mix can impact its behavior – from its workability to the set times.

Flexible or Bendable Concrete – Composition and Uses

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A flexible or bendable concrete is an engineered cementitious composite (ECC) that exhibits the property of ductile material unlike the brittle.

Major Problems in Concrete Pumping Works: How to Avoid Them?

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The major problems that one encounters when pumping concrete are blockage of pipeline, and segregation and bleeding of concrete mix. Building Building Materials Building Technology Guide Concrete Technology Concrete Work Procedure How To Guide Work Procedures

Trailer Mounted Concrete Pumps

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Trailer mounted concrete pump is a type of concrete pump generally mounted on a single axle or multi-axle trailer and high pressure is used to pump. Concrete Technology Construction Equipments Concrete Pumps line concrete pump static concrete pump stationary concrete pump trailer mounted concrete pump

How to Determine the Severity of Concrete Cracks?

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Various indicators help determine the severity of concrete cracks. The concrete cracks are assumed to be serious if they are active and widening. Building Technology Guide Concrete Cracks Concrete Technology How To Guide

Concrete Material Calculator

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Concrete Material Calculator How to Use the Calculator? Read more Concrete Material Calculator. Step:1 – Select Unit meter/feet. Step:2 – Now enter the length, width, and height/thickness. calculators Civil Engineering Civil Engineers Construction Estimation

How To Properly Install Interlocking Concrete Blocks

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Interlocking concrete blocks are a unique form of pre-cast concrete blocks that are designed to hold together by using pre-measured holes and depressions. Additionally, there are many benefits when using this type of concrete construction material.

How to Reduce the Possibility of Crack Development in Concrete?

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The possibility of crack development in different structural concrete elements can be reduced by adopting various design and construction measures. Concrete Cracks Concrete Technology Construction Engineering & Management Construction Management How To Guide Repair/Protection Guide

Standard Specifications of Hollow and Solid Concrete Blocks

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In recent times, we have seen a drastic transition from brick masonry to concrete block masonry due to its numerous advantages such as fire. Building Materials Building Technology Guide Concrete Properties Concrete Technology Quality Control Guide Specifications

8 Types of Concrete Finishes [PDF]

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The concrete is a versatile construction material used all over the world for all types of construction applications. Concrete in its green form can. Building Technology Guide Concrete Technology Concrete Work Procedure Special Concrete in Construction Broom Finish Concrete Finish Exposed Aggregate Finish Polished Finish Salt Finish Stamped Concrete Finish Swirl Finish Troweled Finish

Quality in Concrete Construction

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Quality of the concrete plays an important role in the construction field as the concrete is the excessive element in any construction. Concrete Concrete Properties Concrete Work Procedure How To Guide Material Testing Guide Tests on ConcreteThe strength.

How to Select the Right Curing Method for Structural Concrete Elements?

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The selection of curing methods for structural concrete elements is governed by the size and shape of concrete members, type of concrete used, such. Building Building Technology Guide Concrete Technology How To Guide

How to Test Reinforced Concrete Structures for Watertightness?

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Building Technology Guide Concrete Technology How To Guide Material Testing Guide Tests on ConcreteA watertightness test is conducted on water-containment structures to check whether undetected and incidental defects are leading to leakage of.

Concrete Delamination- Causes,Effects,Precautions

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Concrete delamination is defined as the detachment of thin layer of concrete from the concrete surface. Concrete Durability Concrete Technology How To Guide Repair/Protection Guide concrete defects Concrete RepairA drummy sound heard when the surface is.

Hydrodemolition: A Unique Concrete Removal and Surface Preparation Technique

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Hydrodemolition, also known as hydroblasting or hydromilling, is a demolition technique used to remove concrete and other materials using high. Concrete Technology Construction Engineering & Management Construction Equipments Exclusive

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How Climbing Formwork Makes Concrete Construction Easy?

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Climbing formwork is a special type of formwork that rises along with the progress of vertical concrete construction. It can move on its own by using. Building Technology Guide Formwork/Shuttering How To Guide

Rebound Hammer Test & Concrete Strength Calculation

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Protecting steel in concrete

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Protecting steel in concrete. Corrosion of reinforcement and other embedded steel elements is the leading cause of deterioration and loss of durability in concrete structures. 2. Does the corrosion protection affect concrete strength and/or set time? Concrete.

Effect of Excess Water in Concrete Mix

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The use of excessive water in the concrete mix may facilitate easy placing of concrete but it produces less quality product. The damage of concrete. Concrete Durability Concrete Technology Concrete Mix Design Concrete Properties Water Cement Ratio

3D Printed Concrete Buildings- Working & Features

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3D printed concrete buildings are one of the popular applications of 3D printing in construction. Concrete Technology 3D Printed Concrete Buildings- Working & Features Concrete 3D Printers Features of Concrete 3D Printing How to 3D Concrete Print Building Structure It is a 3D printing technology that makes use of 3D.

Construction Joint in Concrete – Types, Location Selection and Advantages

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Construction joint is placed when the mass concreting works are done and cannot be completed on a single stretch. Building Materials Building Technology Guide Concrete Technology Construction Engineering & Management How To Guide Structural Design Structural EngineeringThe interface of the past.

Test for Bleeding of Concrete

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The relative quantity of mixing water, which will bleed from fresh concrete mix can be determined by the test for bleeding of concrete. Concrete Technology Tests on Concrete Bleeding of Concrete Concrete Tests Fresh concreteTest for.

Low Carbon Concrete for the First Time Required by Law

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The negative environmental impact of concrete, the most common man made substance on Earth, has not been meaningfully responded to in 2020. Cement use in concrete is the largest single material source of greenhouse gas emissions in building. Concrete is the largest single material source of embodied emissions in buildings, and makes for more than 8% of global greenhouse gas emissions. Current green building programs actually encourage the use of concrete.

Batching Methods of Concrete

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What is Batching of Concrete? The process of measuring ingredients or materials to prepare concrete mix is known as batching of concrete. Concrete Technology Concrete Batching volume batching weigh batchingTo get.