Testing During Concrete Construction: Proceedings of RILEM Colloquium, Darmstadt, March 1990, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Testing During Concrete Construction

Proceedings of RILEM Colloquium, Darmstadt, March 1990, 1st Edition

Edited by H.W. Reinhardt

CRC Press

472 pages

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Description

Testing concrete while construction is underway enables decisions to be made which can improve the quality of the finished structure. The book covers testing and measuring techniques for fresh concrete and concrete during the first few days after placing, and for reinforcement and prestressing tendons. Many examples are given of practical methods which can be applied directly during concrete construction to improve quality. It forms the Proceedings of the International RILEM Workshop in Mainz, Germany, March 1990.

Table of Contents

Preface. Part 1: Introduction. Part 2: Constituents in the mix. Part 3: Setting and compaction. Part 4: Early age strength development. Part 5: Durability-related testing. Part 6: Tests related to reinforcement and prestressing. Part 7: Evaluation of measurements. Part 8: Conclusion. Index.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
ARC009000
ARCHITECTURE / Methods & Materials