Determining Concrete strength For Control Of Concrete In Structures

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Title: Determining Concrete strength For Control Of Concrete In Structures

Author(s): B. G. Skramtajew

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 34

Issue: 1

Appears on pages(s): 285-304

Keywords: none

Date: 1/1/1938

Abstract:
Good concrete control methods require testing concrete in the finished structure as well as the usual specimens made at the time of placing. Four-teen methods of testing concrete in the finished structure are described, half of them requiring pre-iminary measures when placing the concrete. These tests are much more cumbersome than the other half which may be performed any time at any point. It is suggested that both types be used together.