Concrete Burial Vault Specification


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Title: Concrete Burial Vault Specification

Author(s): ACI Committee 709

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 28

Issue: 5

Appears on pages(s): 633-636

Keywords: none

Date: 5/1/1932

A report of ACI Committee 709 presenting ln a suggested specification for concrete burial vaults. The committee gives specifications for manufacture vaults including quality, amount, and placing of reinforcing steel, quality and grading, of aggregates, maximum permissible quantity of mixing water, work-manship. finish. etc. The acceptability of vaults under these specifications is determined by absorption tests on cylinders and by tests on the finished vault. Adopted as a standard at the 29th annual convention, March, 1932.