Proposed ACI Standard Recommended Practice for Shotcreting

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Title: Proposed ACI Standard Recommended Practice for Shotcreting

Author(s): ACI Committee 506

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 63

Issue: 2

Appears on pages(s): 219-246

Keywords: ACI committee report;admixture;curing;delivery equipment;delivery hose;dry mix shotcrete;gun;gunning;nozzle;nozzleman;pneumatic feed;positive displacement;rebound;shotcrete;wet mix shotcrete.

Date: 2/1/1966

Abstract:
Recommendations are given on the applicability of shotcrete to different types of construction, material requirements, and application procedures. Equipment requirements are given for both the dry mix and wet mix processes. The testing of shotcrete is covered in some detail. The necessity for a well-qualified application crew is stressed.