Translated Articles

Volunteers from ACI’s international chapters and international partner associations have translated CI articles into several languages. This activity helps advance the mission of ACI by further disseminating knowledge of concrete technology around the world.




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To reduce energy consumption, carbon emissions, and operation costs, ACI has incorporated energy efficient technologies at ACI World Headquarters in Farmington Hills, MI, USA. These technologies include updating all lighting to LED lighting and installing 300 solar panels on the roof of the building.

Available in the following language(s): Spanish

Most floors to be polished require surface repairs due to concrete placement and finishing, as well as damage from continued use of the surface for construction operations. This position statement provides recommendations on repair materials selection, proper execution of a repair, and urges the owner to set aside time and money for possible repairs on a project.

Available in the following language(s): Spanish

The article presents results from an experimental study on the effectiveness of glass fiber-reinforced polymer (GFRP) bars as shrinkage reinforcement for slabs-on-ground. Slabs reinforced with steel and GFRP bars were cast inside steel frames providing a high degree of restraint to shrinkage deformations and allowing for a better evaluation of different reinforcement solutions.

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This month’s Q&A discusses concrete shrinkage and ways to mitigate it. It explains drying shrinkage and autogenous shrinkage as well as the influence of water-cement ratio (w/c) on shrinkage and the use of specialized admixtures to overcome drying shrinkage and enhance durability.

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