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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: The Role of Shrinkage-Compensating Cement in Reduction of Cracking of Concrete
Author(s): J.A. Hanson, Richard C. Elstner, Robert H. Clore
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 251-272
Keywords: compressive strength; concretes; cracking (fracturing); creep properties; drying shrinkage; expansion; expansive cement type M: modulus of elasticity; restraints; shrinkage; shrinkage-compensating concretes; slump tests; splitting tensile strength
Abstract:Concretes containing Type M shrinkage-compensating cement were compared in the laboratory with those containing Type I portland cement.
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