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Title: Field Application of Nonproprietary Ultra-High-Performance Concrete
Author(s): Sherif El-Tawil, Yuh-Shiou Tai, and John A. Belcher II
Publication: Concrete International
Appears on pages(s): 36-42
Keywords: mixture, mixing, strength, cost
Abstract:Researchers at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, developed nonproprietary ultra-high-performance concrete (UHPC) mixtures that can be made from off-the-shelf products and do not require onerous placement or special curing processes. The resulting material has similar performance characteristics but is substantially less expensive than proprietary UHPC mixtures.
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