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Title: On Workability and Pumpability of Superplasticized Concrete-Experience in Japan
Author(s): H. Kasami, T. Ikeda, and S. Yamane
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 67-86
Keywords: admixtures; concrets; field tests; fresh concretes; hardened concretes; lightweight aggregate concretes; mixing; plasticizers; pumped concrete; pumps; slump tests; water-content; water-reducing agents; workability
Abstract:For the last few years, study and practice on superplasticized concrete have been conducted in order to reduce water content in high-slump concrete commonly used for building construction in Japan. This report discusses properties of superplasticized concrete containing naphthalene-sulphonate-formaldehyde consdensate superplasticizer and describes the state-of-art of superplasticized concrete in Japan.
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