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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: Some Essential Requirements in Concrete Pavements
Author(s): R.C. Stubbs
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 108-111
Abstract:In the laboratory, much care is taken to conserve every value that is placed in a concrete specimen. Many contactors are inclined to feel that when they have stood watch and fulfilled the task of assembling material, mixing and placing concrete, that they have finished. This is far from the fact. This work is only the beginning of a concrete operation; conditions are made favorable for the real agent, the silent worker " chemical action," which work will be complete in proportion to the manner in which they have done their part.
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