Admixtures Used In Concrete
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Admixtures Used In Concrete and its Mechanism for action

Admixtures Used In Concrete and its Mechanism for action Admixture mechanism of action Admixtures work by one or more of the following actions: Chemical interaction with the cement hydration process, typically causing acceleration or retardation

Sprayed Concrete Admixtures and the Process
Concrete Technology

Sprayed Concrete Admixtures and the Process

Sprayed Concrete Admixtures and the Process Sprayed concrete or Shotcrete is pumped to the point of application projected in high velocity used for rabid construction.The applications are frequently vertical or overhead and this requires rapid

Concrete Admixture
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Concrete Admixture used in Building Construction

Concrete Admixture used in Building Construction Concrete is the most versatile material in the construction field. In order to modify the properties of concrete so as to make it more suitable under a wide range

Autoclaved Aerated Concrete
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Benefits of Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC) in Construction

Benefits of Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC) in Construction Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC)  is a lightweight precast form concrete building material. It is composed of quartz sand, calcined gypsum, lime cement, water and aluminium power. Aluminum

Light Weight Concrete Block
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Light Weight Concrete Block in Building Construction

Light Weight Concrete Block in Building Construction Light weight concrete is a concrete made by using light weight aggregates like foamed slag, bloated clay, sintered fly ash, rice husk, etc. It is also achieved by

Protection of Newly Placed Concrete Curing Time
Concrete Technology

Protection of Newly Placed Concrete Curing Time

Protection of Newly Placed Concrete Curing Time Newly placed Concrete Curing Time in the initial stages of setting(up to 12-24 hrs.) should be protected by approved means from frost, mist-, rain and drying winds. Exposed

Concrete Works
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Finished Concrete Works and Workability of Concrete

Finished Concrete Works and Workability of Concrete Finished Concrete Works Check and inspect after stripping of formwork for defects such as; Honeycombing Porous concrete and voids Exposure of reinforcement Poor joints Inadequate cover to reinforcement