Effect of Below Freezing Temperatures on Strength Development of Concrete

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Title: Effect of Below Freezing Temperatures on Strength Development of Concrete

Author(s): V.M. Malhotra, Carl Berwanger

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 39

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 37-58

Keywords: columns (supports); compression tests; compressive strength; concrete slabs; concretes; freezing; low temperature; moist curing

Date: 1/1/1973

Abstract:
This paper reports the relationships of the strength of standard laboratory-cured cylinders to the strength of concrete in 24x24x66-inch (0.61 x 0.61 x 1.68-meter) columns and 24 x 24 x 8-inch (61 x 61 x 20-cm) slabs to that of cylinders cured under exposed winter conditions.