303R-04: Guide to Cast-in-Place Architectural Concrete Practice

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Title: 303R-04: Guide to Cast-in-Place Architectural Concrete Practice

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Publication: Technical Documents

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Appears on pages(s): 32

Keywords: admixture; aggregate; architectural concrete; beam; bushhammer; cement; coating; column; consolidation; cracking; curing; deflection; exposed-aggregate finish; finish; form lining; formwork; joint; joint sealant; mixture proportion; pigment; placing.

Date: 8/27/2004

Abstract:

Note: A newer version of this document exists. This document was replaced by 303R-12.

This guide presents recommendations for producing cast-in-place architectural concrete. The importance of specified materials, forming, concrete placement, curing, additional treatment, and inspection, and their effect on the appearance of the finished product are discussed. Architectural concrete requires special construction techniques and materials, and each project will have special requirements. Specific recommendations and information presented in this guide should be used accordingly.