506R-05: Guide to Shotcrete

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Title: 506R-05: Guide to Shotcrete

Author(s): ACI Committee 506

Publication: Technical Documents

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Appears on pages(s): 40

Keywords: dry-mix shotcrete; mixture proportion; placing; quality control; shotcrete; wet-mix shotcrete.

Date: 10/7/2005

Abstract:

Note: A newer version of this document exists. This document was replaced by 506R-16.

This guide provides information on materials and properties of both dry-mix and wet-mix shotcrete. Most facets of the shotcrete process are covered, including application procedures, equipment requirements, and responsibilities of the shotcrete crew. Other aspects, such as preconstruction trials, craftsman qualification tests, materials tests, and finished shotcrete acceptance tests, are also discussed.