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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: Effects of Construction Practice on Concrete-Steel Bond
Author(s): David Darwin
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 27-56
Keywords: bond (concrete to reinforcement); bridge decks; concrete construction; consolidation; cover; moving loads; plasticizers; pullout tests; reinforced concrete; reinforcing steels; repairs; resurfacing; structural engineering; vibration; water-reducing agents
Abstract:Construction methods and concrete properties affect the bond strength between concrete and reinforcing steel. Research on the effects of concrete slump, consolidation practice, bar position, concrete cover, and bar spacing is summarized. The research show
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