testing of concrete Topic

Testing of Concrete

Definition: a trial, examination, observation, or evaluation used as a means of measuring either a physical or a chemical characteristic of a material, or a physical characteristic of either a structural element or a structure.- ACI Concrete Terminology


In testing, the aim is to determine quality. The testing of concrete, concrete masonry, and their reinforcement is commonly used by design professionals during structural assessment and retrofit planning. The testing of materials may be performed to supply routine information on the quality of a products (control testing), to develop new or better information on known materials or to develop new materials, or to obtain accurate measures of fundamental properties or physical constants.

Practice oriented papers and articles ON TESTING OF CONCRETE

Innovative Approach for Formulating ASR-Resistant Mixtures

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 12/1/2018

Concrete for LNG Tank Construction in Australia

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 11/1/2018

Analytical Load-Deflection Behavior of Prestressed Concrete Girders Strengthened with FRP

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2018

Seismic Strengthening of RC Columns with Straight FRP Anchors

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2018

Influence of the positioning of CFRP laminates for improving punching shear capacity of column-to-slab connections

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2018

Testing and Finite Element Analysis of GFRP Reinforced Concrete Frame Joints

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2018

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

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2018

Meso-Scale Concrete Model for Failure Simulation in Glass FRP Reinforced Concrete Structures

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2018

Durability of GFRP Reinforcement in Seawater Concrete

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2018

Flexural Strength and Behavior of Circular Sand-coated Concrete-filled FRP Tubes under Cyclic Load

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2018

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