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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: 304.4R-89: Placing Concrete with Belt Conveyors
Publication: Technical Documents
Appears on pages(s): 18
Abstract:Note: 304.4R-89 is Out of Print. However, a newer version of this document exists. This document was replaced by 304.4R-95.
This state-of-the-art report includes a short history of the development of conveyor belts for transporting and placing concrete. The design of conveyor systems is discussed in relation to the properties of the plastic concrete, the delivery rate and the job specifications. Belt widths, speeds and angles of inclinations are considered. Three types of concrete conveyors are the portable, feeder, and spreader types and their particular applications are covered.
Note: 304.4R-89 is Out of Print. However, a newer version of this document exists. This document was replaced by 304.4R-95.