Consolidation of Concrete

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Title: Consolidation of Concrete

Author(s): Gary R. Mass

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 104

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 185-204

Keywords: air; concrete construction; consolidation; inspection; joints (junctions); mix proportioning; quality control; reviews; segregation; specifications; tamping; tunnel linings; vibration; vibrators (machinery); General

Date: 10/1/1987

Abstract:
Consolidation is the key to dense concrete and a good surface appearance. Failure to achieve the desired results can often be attributed to the complex interrelationship of consolidation with many other important factors in the construction process. Thes