Recommended Practice For Measuring, Mixing and Placing Concrete (ACI 614-59)

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Title: Recommended Practice For Measuring, Mixing and Placing Concrete (ACI 614-59)

Author(s): ACI Committee 614

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 56

Issue: 7

Appears on pages(s): 3-4

Keywords: none

Date: 7/1/1959

Abstract:
An outline of practices which have generally been found desirable for first class results in measuring, mixing, and placing concrete. Although many of these recommendations are applicable and should be used in connec-tion with special types of concrete, i.e., lightweight, pre-packed, etc., it is conventional concrete to which they specifically apply. Presents a comparatively high standard of practice rather than common practices; therefore recommendations are made on a should basis leaving to the user the responsibility of putting them on a shall basis in specifications for his work to the extent he considers worthwhile