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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: Laboratory Studies on the Effects of Superplasticizers on the Engineering Properties of Plain and Fly Ash Concrete
Author(s): R.O. Lane and J.F. Best
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 193-207
Keywords: admixtures; air entrainment; chemical tests; compressive strength; concrete durability; density (mass/volume); fly ash; freeze-thaw durability; fresh concretes; hardened concretes; laboratories; mortars (materials); plain concrete; plasticizers; pozzolans
Abstract:An investigative program was conducted at the TVA Laboritories to determine the relative performance of several super water reducers. Both plain and fly ash concrete mixes were included to check the compatiabiilty of pozzolans with superplasticizers.
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