Self Compacting Concrete Materials Properties and Applications

Self-Compacting Concrete: Materials, Properties and Applications presents the latest research on various aspects of self-compacting concrete, including test methods, rheology, strength and durability properties, SCC properties at elevated temperature, SC manufacturing with the use of SCMs, recycled aggregates and industrial by-products. Written by an international group of contributors who are closely associated with the development of self-compacting concrete, the book explores the main differences between SCC and normal concrete in terms of raw materials, fresh properties and hardened properties. Other topics discussed include the structure and practical applications of fiber reinforced SCC. Researchers and experienced engineers will find this reference to be a systematic source to SCC with its accounting of the latest breakthroughs in the field and discussions of SCC constructability, structural integrity, improved flows into complex forms, and superior strength and durability. Offers a systematic and comprehensive source of information on the latest developments in SCC technology Includes mix design procedures, tests standards, rheology, strength and durability properties Explores the properties and practical applications of SCC

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  • Author : Rafat Siddique
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Pages : 411 pages
  • ISBN : 012817370X
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Self-Compacting Concrete: Materials, Properties and Applications

Self-Compacting Concrete: Materials, Properties and Applications
  • Author : Rafat Siddique
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 19 November 2019
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Self-Compacting Concrete: Materials, Properties and Applications presents the latest research on various aspects of self-compacting concrete, including test methods, rheology, strength and durability properties, SCC properties at elevated temperature, SC manufacturing with the use of SCMs, recycled aggregates and industrial by-products. Written by an international group of contributors who are closely associated with the development of self-compacting concrete, the book explores the main differences between SCC and normal concrete in terms of raw materials, fresh properties and hardened properties. Other

Waste and Supplementary Cementitious Materials in Concrete

Waste and Supplementary Cementitious Materials in Concrete
  • Author : Rafat Siddique,Paulo Cachim
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 05 June 2018
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Waste and Supplementary Cementitious Materials in Concrete: Characterisation, Properties and Applications provides a state-of-the-art review of the effective and efficient use of these materials in construction. Chapters focus on a specific type of material, addressing their characterization, strength, durability and structural applications. Sections include discussions of the properties of materials, including their physical, chemical and characterization, their strength and durability, modern engineering applications, case studies, the state of codes and standards of implementation, cost considerations, and the role of materials

Waste and Byproducts in Cement-Based Materials

Waste and Byproducts in Cement-Based Materials
  • Author : Jorge de Brito,Carlos Thomas,Cesar Medina,Francisco Agrela
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 03 June 2021
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Waste and By-Products in Cement-Based Materials: Innovative Sustainable Materials for a Circular Economy covers various recycled materials, by-products and wastes that are suitable for the manufacture of materials within the spectrum of so-called cement-based materials (CBM). Sections cover wastes for replacement of aggregates in CBM, focus on the application of wastes for the replacement of clinker and mineral additions in the manufacture of binders, discuss the optimization process surrounding the manufacture of recycled concrete and mortars, multi-recycling, advanced radiological studies,

Sustainable Concrete Made with Ashes and Dust from Different Sources

Sustainable Concrete Made with Ashes and Dust from Different Sources
  • Author : Rafat Siddique,Rafik Belarbi
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 15 January 2022
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Sustainable Concrete Made with Ashes and Dust from Different Sources: Materials, Properties and Applications focuses on individual materials, addressing material characterization, their role in the strength and durability of construction materials, and structural applications. Each chapter reflects the current state-of-the-art in terms of the effective and efficient use of the material. Types of ashes covered are Coal Fly Ash, Coal Bottom Ash, Bagasse Ash, MSW Ash, Red Mud, Waste Marble Dust, Sewage Sludge Ash, and Cement Kiln Dust. This book

Fibrous and Composite Materials for Civil Engineering Applications

Fibrous and Composite Materials for Civil Engineering Applications
  • Author : R Fangueiro
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 April 2011
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The use of fibrous materials in civil engineering, both as structural reinforcement and in non-structural applications such as geotextiles, is an important and interesting development. Fibrous and composite materials for civil engineering applications analyses the types and properties of fibrous textile and structures and their applications in reinforcement and civil engineering. Part one introduces different types of fibrous textiles and structures. Chapters cover the properties of natural and man-made fibres and of yarns, as well as an overview of textile

Rheology and Processing of Construction Materials

Rheology and Processing of Construction Materials
  • Author : Viktor Mechtcherine,Kamal Khayat,Egor Secrieru
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 24 August 2019
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This book gathers the peer-reviewed contributions presented at two parallel, closely interconnected events on advanced construction materials and processes, namely the 2nd International RILEM Conference on Rheology and Processing of Construction Materials (RheoCon2) and the 9th International RILEM Symposium on Self-Compacting Concrete (SCC9), held in Dresden, Germany on 8-11 September 2019. The papers discuss various aspects of research on the development, testing, and applications of cement-based and other building materials together with their specific rheological properties. Furthermore, the papers cover the

Nonconventional and Vernacular Construction Materials

Nonconventional and Vernacular Construction Materials
  • Author : Kent A. Harries,Bhavna Sharma
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 18 November 2019
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Nonconventional and Vernacular Construction Materials: Characterisation, Properties and Applications, Second Edition covers the topic by taking into account sustainability, the conservation movement, and current interests in cultural identity and its preservation. This updated edition presents case studies, information on relevant codes and regulations, and how they apply (or do not apply) to nocmats. Leading international experts contribute chapters on current applications and the engineering of these construction materials. Sections review vernacular construction, provide future directions for nonconventional and vernacular materials

Innovations and Developments in Concrete Materials and Construction

Innovations and Developments in Concrete Materials and Construction
  • Author : Ravindra K. Dhir,P. C. Hewlett,Laszlo J. Csetenyi
  • Publisher : Thomas Telford
  • Release : 23 September 2021
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There is no substitute for concrete that can be used on the same engineering scale. Its sustainability, exploitation and further development are necessary for a healthy economy and environment worldwide. Concrete must keep evolving to satisfy the increasing demands of all its users.

Physical Properties and Behaviour of High-Performance Concrete at High Temperature

Physical Properties and Behaviour of High-Performance Concrete at High Temperature
  • Author : Pierre Pimienta,Robert Jansson McNamee,Jean-Christophe Mindeguia
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 11 September 2018
GET THIS BOOKPhysical Properties and Behaviour of High-Performance Concrete at High Temperature

This book presents the work done by the RILEM Technical Committee 227-HPB (Physical properties and behaviour of High-Performance Concrete at high temperature). It contains the latest research results on the behaviour of high-performance concretes at high temperature. The book presents the state of the art of experimental data on High-Performance concretes and it collects and synthesizes useful data about concrete behaviour at high temperatures. The book is divided into independent chapters dealing with degradation reactions in concrete exposed to high

Sustainable Construction and Building Materials

Sustainable Construction and Building Materials
  • Author : Bibhuti Bhusan Das,Narayanan Neithalath
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 30 December 2018
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This book presents select proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Construction and Building Materials (ICSCBM 2018), and examines a range of durable, energy-efficient, and next-generation construction and building materials produced from industrial wastes and byproducts. The topics covered include alternative, eco-friendly construction and building materials, next-generation concretes, energy efficiency in construction, and sustainability in construction project management. The book also discusses various properties and performance attributes of modern-age concretes including their durability, workability, and carbon footprint. As such, it offers

Cement-Based Composites

Cement-Based Composites
  • Author : Pawel Sikora
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release : 17 February 2021
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This Special Issue on “Cement-Based Composites: Advancements in Development and Characterization” presents the latest research and advances in the field of cement-based composites. This Special Issue covers a variety of experimental studies related to fiber-reinforced, photocatalytic, lightweight, and sustainable cement-based composites. Moreover, simulation studies are presented in this Special Issue to provide fundamental knowledge of designing and optimizing the properties of cementitious composites. The presented publications in this Special Issue show the most recent technology in the cement-based composite field.

Ceramic Materials

Ceramic Materials
  • Author : Dolores Eliche Quesada,Luis Perez Villarejo,Pedro Sánchez Soto
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 20 March 2019
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Scientific and technological development has led to the formulation of tailor-made materials, which have given rise to materials with new structural and industrial applications. This book aims to analyze the synthesis, characterization, and applications of ceramic materials. This includes an introduction to traditional and advanced ceramics, the use of traditional ceramic materials as ideal candidates for absorbing wastes, and the synthesis and characterization of advanced ceramics as nanoceramics, ytria ceramics, and electronic ceramics.

Architectural, Energy and Information Engineering

Architectural, Energy and Information Engineering
  • Author : Wen-Pei Sung,Ran Chen
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 30 December 2015
GET THIS BOOKArchitectural, Energy and Information Engineering

This proceedings volume brings together selected peer-reviewed papers presented at the 2015 International Conference on Architectural, Energy and Information Engineering (AEIE 2015), held July 15-16, 2015 in Hong Kong, China. The proceedings are divided into two parts, Architectural, Energy and Environmental Engineering and Information Enginee