CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY

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Gradation of Aggregates and its importance
Aggregate comprises approximately 65% of the volume of concrete. Thus it is not surprising that the size, shape, and way of particles fit have an important effect on the characteristics of concrete.One...
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Aggregates and its 5 main classifications
Concrete is a composite material that is mainly made up of cement, aggregates, and water.To yield good quality concrete, one must know about the ingredients that make up the concrete.Without the...
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An Ultimate Guide For Mixing Of Concrete
Mixing of concrete is one of the crucial steps involved in the production of concrete.It is an important process but its importance is undervalued very often. In many construction sites, to speed up...
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Batching of concrete - An ultimate guide
The process of proper and accurate measurement of materials for making concrete is known as batching. It is the first process of making quality concrete, hence due importance should be given.Generally,...
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Concrete - All the basics you need to know
What is concrete? The word “concrete” originates from the Latin word “concretus” which means “to grow together”. Concrete is a composite product produced by mixing cement, fine aggregate, coarse aggregate,...
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How to check the quality of cement at the construction site?
Cement is one of the most widely used construction materials all around the world. Hence it is necessary to check the quality of cement before beginning any projects. No doubt, several tests have been...
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Laboratory tests of cement
Cement is one of the most widely used building materials in the construction industry.For using cement in important and major works, it is necessary for the user to test the cement in the laboratory...