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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: Strength and Deformation Characteristics of Plain Concrete Subjected to High Repeated and Sustained Loads
Author(s): M.E. Award and H.K. Hilsdorf
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 1-14
Keywords: age; compression tests; compressive strength; concretes; cyclic loads; deformation; fatigue (materials); hydration; loading rate; loads (forces); strength; stress-strain relationships
Abstract:300 concrete prisms were subjected to high repeated or sustained compressive loads with maximum stresses ranging from 80 to 95 percent of their short time compressive strength.
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