Some Essential Requirements in Concrete Pavements


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Title: Some Essential Requirements in Concrete Pavements

Author(s): R.C. Stubbs

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 10

Issue: 2

Appears on pages(s): 108-111

Keywords: none

Date: 2/1/1914

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.