Curing of concrete in shelters

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Proceedings titleVTT Symposium
ConferenceProceedings of the 3rd International RILEM Symposium on Winter Concreting: 25 November 1985, Espoo, Finland
Pages5363; # of pages: 11
Subjectconcrete curing; thermal insulation; electric concrete curing; winter; concreting; winter construction; recommendations; cold weather construction; insulation use; canadian current practices; Concrete; cure de beton; isolation thermique; cure à l'é lectricité; hiver
AbstractBecause of the long and cold winters common throughout Canada, contractors have had to develop their own methods for placing and curing concrete in cold weather. These include the building and heating of enclosures, the use of insulation and the monitoring of strength development. This paper is a summary of the current practice in Canada.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedYes
NRC number26133
NPARC number20377449
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