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Title: Proposed ACI Standard Recommended Practice for Hot Weather Concreting*
Author(s): ACI Committee 605
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 525-534
Keywords: no keywords
Abstract:This recommended practice provides information useful in minimizing detrimental effects of hot weather on concrete. Means are described for reducing concrete temperature by proper attention to ingredients; methods of production and delivery; and care in placement, protection, and curing. Information is given on the use of admixtures to reduce mixing water require-ments and to retard setting. Emphasis is given to the importance of meticulous attention to the use of standard procedures in testing concrete made in hot weather.
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