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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: Selection Criteria for Concrete Repair Materials
Author(s): Edward M. Rizzo and Martin B. Sobelman
Publication: Concrete International
Appears on pages(s): 46-49
Keywords: concretes; evaluation; materials; mortars (materials); performance; plastics, polymers, and resins; repairs; tests; troweling; General
Abstract:Discusses properties necessary for successful concrete repair materials--adhesion/bond; shrinkage, thermal movement, and cracking; permeability; chemical passivation of embedded steel; mechanical strength; and ease of application. Methods for testing these characteristics are also described.
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