Concrete Materials and Admixtures

Cement-Admixture Incompatibility
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Cement-Admixture Incompatibility

Understanding the problems and some simple fixes. More

Researchers Look for Fly Ash Replacement
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Researchers Look for Fly Ash Replacement

At a concrete plant in California, research is progressing on the use of natural... More

Team of Scientists Delves Deeper into Cement
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Team of Scientists Delves Deeper into Cement

A new report in Cement and Concrete Research examines a how team of Rice... More

Antimicrobial admixture for concrete protection
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Antimicrobial admixture for concrete protection

BASF’s Admixture Systems introduces MasterLife AMA 100, an integral admixture for... More

New ASTM Standard Will Help Improve Concrete Production
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New ASTM Standard Will Help Improve Concrete Production

Mineral fillers will reduce cement content in concrete More

Concrete Expertise at your Fingertips
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Concrete Expertise at your Fingertips

A new smart phone app provides instant concrete fundamentals. More

Panama Canal: Concrete Solutions
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Panama Canal: Concrete Solutions

Problems with concrete mix and reinforcing steel design were in large part... More

Synthetic Lightweight Additives Advance Concrete
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Synthetic Lightweight Additives Advance Concrete

Concrete technology: Advances in lightweight synthetic aggregate substitutes. More

Why Does Concrete Creep?
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Why Does Concrete Creep?

Researchers have clarified the origins of a mechanism responsible for the gradual... More

Teasting Self-Sealing Qualities of Concrete Mixes
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Teasting Self-Sealing Qualities of Concrete Mixes

The qualities of self-sealing concrete can now be proved with a test that has been... More

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