Laboratory Studies on the Effects of Superplasticizers on the Engineering Properties of Plain and Fly Ash Concrete

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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

Volume: 62

Issue:

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

Date: 1/1/1979

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.