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The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: A Simple Test For Water Permeability Of Concrete
Author(s): George Wiley and D. C. Coulson
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 65-76
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.
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