durability of concrete Topic

Durability of Concrete

Definition: the ability of a material to resist weathering action, chemical attack, abrasion, and other conditions of service.- ACI Concrete Terminology


Durability of concrete is determined by its ability to resist weathering action, chemical attack, abrasion, or any other process of deterioration, and will retain its original form, quality, and serviceability when exposed to its environment. Durable concrete is a result of proper design, proportioning, placement, finishing, testing, inspection, and curing.

Practice oriented papers and articles ON DURABILITY OF CONCRETE

A Hybrid FRP-reinforced Slab-on-truss Girder System for Short and Medium Span Bridges

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2018

Durability of GFRP Reinforcement in Seawater Concrete

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2018

Deterioration of Tensile and Shear Strength of GFRP Bars

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2018

Advantages of Prepreg FRP Systems for Extending Service Life of Concrete Members in Wet Environments

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2018

Concrete for LNG Tank Construction in Australia

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 11/1/2018

Effects of the Adsorption Characteristics of PCE on C3S Hydration

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/26/2018

Development of Ultra-Low Temperature Anti-Freezing Pumping Admixture

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/26/2018

Effect of the Side Chain Hydrophobicity on the Properties of Shrinkage-Reducing Polycarboxylate Superplasticizers

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/26/2018

Synthesis of Core-Shell CS/APCS Particle via Electrostatic Self-Assembly

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/26/2018

Compressive Strength and Durability of Concrete Made with Combined Cementitious Materials

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/26/2018

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