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Title: Dosage and production of light-weight concrete

Author(s): Bueno Sendra, J.M.

Publication: ACHE

Volume: 54

Issue: 228

Appears on pages(s): 85 - 91



Date: 1/3/2003

For dosage and production of light-weight concrete we have to take in account several factors which will determine the most accurate procedure to follow up in each case. Depending of the final application of its usage as well as the density, strength, consistency requirements and mainly on site setting In order to obtain the right processes and product Quality Guarantee, in this article we propose several basic recommendations which will help us to get a better light-weight concrete according to the client specifications being able to keep either in fresh or in hardened way. Therefore, we?re focusing in closed structure concretes, manufactured with light aggregate originated from granulated clay and industrially expanded.

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