A summary on developments in construction, design and the innovation in concrete technology. It describes a number of building studies where speed of construction, cost savings and early completion were a priority, and it highlights the outcome of some pioneering research on concrete technology.For wet- batched concrete the time will be less as the truck mixer acts as an agitator. ... Tremie the concrete into position down the body of the formwork; avoid free-falling it from the top of the forms, or causing it to rebound against rebar and the formwork face on the way down. ... BRE Digest 433) Recycled aggregates from crushed concrete and brick masonry have been used in the UK for many years asanbsp;...
|Title||:||Innovations in Concrete|
|Publisher||:||Thomas Telford - 2002-01|