Improving Concrete Quality with Silica Fume

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Title: Improving Concrete Quality with Silica Fume

Author(s): Terence C. Holland and Mark D. Luther

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 104

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 107-122

Keywords: abrasion resistance; alkali-aggregate reactions; chemical attack; chlorides; concrete construction; concrete durability; erosion; high-strength concretes; lightweight concretes; pozzolans; reviews; shotcrete; silica; Materials Research

Date: 10/1/1987

Abstract:
The use of silica fume in concrete has attracted a great deal of interest in the past several years. For those individuals not directly involved with silica fume, it may appear that the interest has all been from a research point of view. This is not corr