SP-290: The Economics, Performance and Sustainability of Internally Cured Concrete

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Title: SP-290: The Economics, Performance and Sustainability of Internally Cured Concrete

Author(s): Editors: Anton K. Schindler, Jiri G. Grygar and W. Jason Weiss / Sponsored by: ACI Committee 231 and ACI Committee 213 and ACI Committee 130

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 290

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Appears on pages(s): 196

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Date: 10/1/2012

Abstract:
This CD consists of 14 papers presented at the ACI Fall Convention, Toronto, Canada, October 2012, and sponsored by ACI Committees 130, Sustainability of Concrete; 213, Lightweight Aggregate and Concrete; and 231, Concrete Properties at Early Ages.These papers cover the following general topics: impact on sustainability, mixture proportioning, internal curing methods and their implementation, hydration impacts, volume change effects, mechanical properties, cracking tendency, durability aspects, life-cycle cost analysis, and case studies that document the use of internal curing in full-scale production applications. Note: The individual papers are also available. Please click on the following link to view the papers available, or call 248.848.3800 to order. SP-290