SP-038: Expansive Cement Concretes

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A comprehensive study of the use of expansive cements and their effects on cracking in concrete. Covers research, design, field applications, and self-stressing. Contains 20 papers, including reports on use of expansive cement in walls, reinforced concrete pipe, pavements, grout, taxiways, and slabs.


Document Details

Publication Year: 1973


Categories: Cracking

Formats: PDF

Table of Contents

Development of Expansive Cements

Thin Shells Expansive Cement Concretes

Studies on Slump Loss in Expansive Cement Concretes

Study on the Optimum Restraint of Self-Stressed Concrete Pipe

Hydration Characteristics and Properties of Shrinkage-Compensating Cements

Gap-Graded Versus Continuously-Graded Shrinkage-Compensating Concrete

Studies on Continuously Reinforced Concrete and Prestressed Concrete Pavements Made with Expansive Cement Concrete

Shrinkage-Compensating Concrete in Walls

Design of Shrinkage-Compensating Concrete Slabs

Properties of Shrinkage-Compensating Concretes

Factors Influencing Expansion of Expansive Cement Concretes

The Role of Shrinkage-Compensating Cement in Reduction of Cracking of Concrete

A Five Year Study of the Dimensional Stability of Shrinkage-Compensating Lightweight Concrete Used in Post-Tensioned Slabs

Expansive Cement Concrete Paving-Taxiways

The Use of Expansive Cements in Large Sections of Grout and Mortar

A Testing Agency's Experience With Expansive Cements

Use of Expansive Components for Concrete in Japan

Reinforced Concrete Pipe Made With Expansive Cements

Stressing Cement and Self-Stressed Structures in the USSR

Self-Stressing Concrete


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