State-of-the-Art Report on Fiber Reinforced Concrete

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Title: State-of-the-Art Report on Fiber Reinforced Concrete

Author(s): ACI Committee 544

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 70

Issue: 11

Appears on pages(s): 729-744

Keywords: abrasion resistance; admixtures; asbestos; com- pressive strength; concrete durability; concrete pavements; corrosion; cracking (fracturing); creep properties; deflec- tion; fatigue (materials); fiber reinforced concrete; flexural

Date: 11/1/1973

Abstract:
The present state of development of the mechanics for fiber reinforcing of portland cement concrete by metallic, glass, plastic, and natural fibers is reviewed along with techniques for mixing and mix proportioning, placing, fin- ishing, and actual and potential applications.