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Title: Pumping for Slurry Wall
Author(s): Gilbert Tallard
Publication: Concrete International
Appears on pages(s): 34-35
Keywords: concretes; placing; pumped concrete; pumps; ready-mixed concrete; slurries; tremie concrete; Construction
Abstract:Describes the use of concrete pumps mounted on boom trucks to deliver concrete to the tremie hopper in the construction of reinforced concrete diaphragm walls (slurry walls). The pump/tremie combination provides a number of advantages over the direct dumping of concrete into the tremie from a truck.
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