Recommended Practice for Hot Weather Concreting (ACI305-72)


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Title: Recommended Practice for Hot Weather Concreting (ACI305-72)

Author(s): ACI Committee 305

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 69

Issue: 5

Appears on pages(s): 261

Keywords: Admixtures, aggregates, bleeding (concrete); compressive strength, concrete construction, concrete finishing (fresh concrete), cooling, curing, hot weather construction, joints

Date: 5/1/1972


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Adopted at ACI 30572 Standard, describes concrete mixed, transported, and placed under conditions of high temperature, low humidity, or wind. Recommended practice defines hot weather, lists possible unfavorable effects and recommends practices intended to minimize them. Includes a selected bibliography.