Concrete Fundamentals


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Concrete Fundamentals
10111191010403Concrete Fundamentals
Absolute Volume Method In the past, the design of concrete mixes has been done by empirically based weight ratios of the primary constituents (a cementitious material such as Portland cement, water, and coarse and fine aggregates). The proportions were chosen based on experience and job-specific objectives and limitations. However, it is also possible to use a more methodical process such as the absolute volume method as outlined in the book Design and Control of Concrete MixturesS. Kosmatka, B. Kerkhoff,…
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Indranil Goswami: Civil Engineering All-In-One PE Exam Guide: Breadth and Depth, Second Edition. Concrete Fundamentals, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2012), AccessEngineering Export