Title: Influence of Hot Saline and Distilled Waters on Concrete
Author(s): James R. Graham and James E. Backstrom
Publication: Symposium Paper
Appears on pages(s): 325-342
Keywords: aggregates; caviatation; compressive strength; concretes; corrosion; desalting; deterioration; distilled water; heat transfer; limestone; modulus of elasticity; Possion's ratio; portland cements; reinforced concrete; reinforcing steels;salt water;seawater
The Bureau of Reclamation (BR) consumated an agreement with the Office of Saline Water (OSW) to ascertain the feasiblilty of using concrete in the construction of desalination plants.