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Title: A Safe Corrosion Solution for Potable Water Reservoirs

Author(s): Jessi Meyer, Jesús Orte Crespo, Josep Xavier Pujol, and Julie Holmquist

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 39

Issue: 2

Appears on pages(s): 61-64

Keywords: concrete, admixture, carbonation, tank

Date: 2/1/2017

A new potable water reservoir was constructed in Tarragona, Spain. Based on past experiences, migrating corrosion inhibitors were selected to provide long-term protection against corrosion and help meet a 50-year design life. The admixtures had no apparent negative effects on the setting time or physical properties of the concrete.


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