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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: Polymer-Impregnated Concrete Surface Treatments for Highway Bridge Decks
Author(s): David W. Fowler, James T. Houston, and Donald R. Paul
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 93-118
Keywords: cements; compressive strength; curing; cracking (fracturing); dehydration; drying; Griffith crack; impregnating; mix proportioning; modulus of elasticity; moisture content; Poisson ratio; polymer-cement concrete; reinforced concrete; research; shrinkage
Abstract:The significant increases in strength and durability of polymer-impregnated concrete suggest the use of this material as a surface treatment for highway bridge decks.
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