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The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: MCPL5: Manual of Concrete Practice Online 5 User
Publication: Technical Documents
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The Advantage of an online subscription:
The Online MCP uses sophisticated search and retrieval software to instantly access the most comprehensive set of documents available on concrete technology. The documents are constantly being updated on the web site to provide the most current and frequently demanded information at the touch of a key. Waste no more time looking for an ACI standard that is referenced in project specifications. Instantly retrieve that technical reference that you need.
Comprehensive and Authoritative
Developed to be comprehensive and used in combination with the hard copy Manual of Concrete Practice, the Online MCP contains all of the ACI documents you need to answer your questions about code requirements, specifications, tolerances, concrete proportions, construction methods, evaluations of test results, and many more topics. In fact, the Online MCP includes over 5700 pages and 220 of the most used documents on concret technology.
The Most-Used Documents on Concrete Technology
An encyclopedia of concrete technology, the Online MCP has information needed by the engineer, architect, contractor, concrete/concrete product producer. . . Everyone involved in the design and use of concrete.
* Design of reinforced concrete and masonry structures
* Design and construction of floors on grade, pavements, and parking lots
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* Concrete mixture proportioning
* Concrete mixing, transporting, and placing
* Hot- and cold-weather concreting
* Inspection and testing
* Construction tolerances
* Repair, Renovation, and Rehabilitation
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