Air content self consolidating concrete

21-Mar-2016 15:43

The method of mixing will also be specified, as well as conditions that it may be used in.This allows a user of the concrete to be confident that the structure will perform properly.Several test procedures have been successfully employed to measure the plastic properties of Self-Consolidating Concrete.The slump flow test, using the traditional slump cone, is the most common field test and is in the process of being standardized by ASTM.

The inspector must be familiar with inspection procedures for determining moisture content, scale weights, and inspection of batching equipment, the performance of tests, and reports.The inspector should become familiar with the contents of manufacturer's brochures on the proposed batching equipment to understand its operation.