SP-049: Corrosion of Metals in Concrete


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Title: SP-049: Corrosion of Metals in Concrete

Author(s): Editors: Leonard Pepper, Robert G. Pike, and J.A. Willett

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 49


Appears on pages(s): 142


Date: 1/1/1975


Note: SP-49 is Out of Print. However, the individual papers are available as .pdf downloads. Please click on the following link to view the papers available:

SP49 Contains a collection of ten state-of-the-art reports written as a guide on the subject of corrosion. Information on procedures to reduce or prevent corrosion can be obtained from this volume. Some of the topics discussed are: mechanisms of corrosion, cathodic protection, corrosion inhibitors, protective coatings, and research still needed. Field experiences for: control of corrosion in offshore structures; shotcrete covercoats for prestressed concrete tanks; effectiveness of concrete cover; selection and use of epoxy and other coatings; and current research results are described.