Why Small Jobs Frequently Get Poor Concrete

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Title: Why Small Jobs Frequently Get Poor Concrete

Author(s): A. W. Brust

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 48

Issue: 1

Appears on pages(s): 417-424

Keywords: no keywords

Date: 1/1/1952

Abstract:
A survey of materials, methods of proportioning, mixing and placing ready-mixed concrete for housing and small industril projects. Lack of systematic mix and material control and general absence of field inspection and testing result in great variations in concrete of supposedly uniform quality.