Estimation of strength gain of concrete

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TypeArticle
Journal titleEngineering Journal
ISSN0013-8010
Volume50
Issue9
Pages2732; # of pages: 6
Subjectconcrete (materials); compressile strength; temperature gradient; curing (process); cement; Concrete
AbstractA time-temperature relation was used in a field problem to predict concrete strength gain at below normal and variable temperatures. Good correlation with core strengths was obtained at early ages even though assumptions had to be made as to the time of casting, the actual temperatures in the concrete, and its strength characteristics. The usefulness of the Nurse-Saul maturity function was demonstrated in this case. Factors affecting precision and areas of practical application of the maturity relation are discussed.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
IdentifierDBR-TP-258
NRC number9798
2139
NPARC number20374605
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