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Lightweight Concrete

Definition: concrete of substantially lower density than that made using aggregates of normal density; consists entirely of lightweight aggregate or a combination of lightweight aggregate and normal-density aggregate; its equilibrium densities are generally between 70 and 120 lb/ft3 (1120 and 1920 kg/m3).- ACI Concrete Terminology

Structural low-density (lightweight) concrete is structural concrete made with low-density aggregate having an air-dried density of not more than 115490 lb/ft3 (1850 kg/m3) and a 28 day compressive strength of more than360,000 1b/ ft3 (17.2 MPa) [ACI 213R].

Practice oriented papers and articles ON LIGHTWEIGHT CONCRETE

Bond Behavior of Concrete Strengthened with FRP Laminates and NSM Bars Subjected to Accelerated Aging using Freeze-Thaw Cycles

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 2/1/2019

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

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2018

Mechanical and Durability Properties of Coral Aggregate Concrete

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/26/2018

Fly Ash-Based Lightweight Geopolymer Mortars for Fire Protection

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 8/10/2018

High-Effective Artificial Porous Gravel from Metallurgical Industry Waste

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 8/10/2018

Innovations and Value Engineering Contribute to Sustainable Structures

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 8/10/2018

Precast plates made with lightweight fibre-reinforced concrete

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 3/17/2017

Recent Advances in FRP Products for Repair of Infrastructure

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/1/2016

CRC 85: Interface Shear Transfer of Lightweight Aggregate Concretes with Different Lightweight Aggregates

Publication: CRC
Date: 5/1/2016

Lessons from the TailorCrete Project

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 3/1/2016

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