A Simple Test For Water Permeability Of Concrete

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Title: A Simple Test For Water Permeability Of Concrete

Author(s): George Wiley and D. C. Coulson

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 34

Issue: 9

Appears on pages(s): 65-76

Keywords: none

Date: 9/1/1937

Abstract:
Object of studies and tests described was: to develop a simple, inexpensive method for determining permeability; to prove the method by determining the effect of variables which have been adequately studied previously; to investigate the effects of cement fineness on permeability; and to investigate the effect on permeability of using a cement ground with a dispersing agent (TDA). Tests and data indicate effect on permeability of water-cement ratio, cement fineness, curing conditions, and dispersing agents.