506R-16: Guide to Shotcrete

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Title: 506R-16: Guide to Shotcrete

Author(s): ACI Committee 506

Publication: Technical Documents

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Appears on pages(s): 52

Keywords: dry-mix shotcrete; mixture proportion; placing; quality control; shotcrete; wet-mix shotcrete.

Date: 6/2/2016

Abstract:
This guide is a companion document to ACI 506.2, “Specification for Shotcrete,” and provides information on materials and properties of both dry-mix and wet-mix shotcrete. Most facets of the shotcrete process are covered, including application procedures, equipment requirements, and responsibilities of the shotcrete crew. Other aspects, such as preconstruction trials, craftsman qualification tests, materials tests, finished shotcrete acceptance tests, and equipment, are also discussed.