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Prestressed  Concrete

Advantages and disadvantages of prestressed concrete can be listed as follows: Advantages of Prestressed Concrete: 1. Prestressed concrete members are free from cracks and the resistance to the effect of impact, shock, and stresses are higher than rcc structures. 2. Longevity ...

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Shrinkage Of Concrete

Concrete Shrinkage Or Shrinkage Of Concrete: The volumetric changes of concrete structures due to the loss of moisture by evaporation is known as concrete shrinkage or shrinkage of concrete. It is a time-dependent deformation which reduces the ...

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Types Of Cement and Their Uses

Types of Cement: Following are the different types of cement used in construction works. 1. Rapid Hardening Cement: Rapid hardening cement is very similar to ordinary portland cement (OPC). It contains higher c3s content and ...

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Steps Involved In Concreting Process

Concrete is a construction material made from a mixture of cement, aggregate (sand or gravel), water and sometimes admixtures in required proportions.  Following are the major steps which involved in concreting process: Steps In ...

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High Alumina Cement ( HAC)

High Alumina Cement: High alumina cement (HAC) is a special cement, manufactured by mixing of bauxite ( aluminum ore) and lime at a certain temperature.  This cement is also known as calcium aluminum cement (CAC). Chemical Composition Of ...

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WHAT IS SHOTCRETE (SPRAYCRETE)

Spraycrete: Shotcrete is a mortar or concrete that is pneumatically projected or sprayed by a nozzle with high velocity on the prepared surface. The whole system is also known as spraycrete.   Types Of Shotcrete: There are basically two types ...

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FOAM CONCRETE OR LIGHTWEIGHT CONCRETE

Foamed concrete: Foam concrete is a special type of porous concrete, which is highly workable, lightweight, and low-density material and it can incorporate up to 50% entrained air. It is produced by cement, water, and air pores (no need ...

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What Is Concrete?

What Is Concrete? Concrete is a composite material, which is made from a mixture of cement, aggregate (sand or gravel), water and sometimes admixtures in required proportions. It is one of the most important and useful materials for construction ...

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