Skip to Content

Sulfate Attack on Concrete

By J. Marchand, Ivan Odler, Jan P. Skalny

CRC Press – 2001 – 232 pages

Series: Modern Concrete Technology

Purchasing Options:

  • Add to CartHardback: $220.00
    978-0-419-24550-6
    October 10th 2001

Description

Sulfate Attack on Concrete provides a comprehensive reference to this important subject. It covers: a short history of concrete deterioration due to sulfate attack, the origin of sulfates in concrete, the importance of appropriate concrete processing, forms and physical-chemical mechanisms of concrete deterioration due to sulfates, preventative measures, standardisation and numerous case histories.

This book is an essential reference for industry practitioners involved in concrete science and engineering, and also for academics and researchers of materials science and concrete technology.

Reviews

'Sulfate Attack on Concrete is the first comprehensive book-reference on this important subject' - Ceramics 2/2002

Contents

1. Introduction 2. Chemistry and Physics of Cement Paste 3. Concrete Deterioration 4. Sulfate Attack 5. Consequences of Sulfate Attack on Concrete 6. Prevention of Sulfate Attack 7. Modelling of Deterioration Processes 8. Case Histories 9. Assessment of Cement and Concrete Performance Under Sulfate Attack. Concluding Remarks

Name: Sulfate Attack on Concrete (Hardback)CRC Press 
Description: By J. Marchand, Ivan Odler, Jan P. Skalny. Sulfate Attack on Concrete provides a comprehensive reference to this important subject. It covers: a short history of concrete deterioration due to sulfate attack, the origin of sulfates in concrete, the importance of appropriate concrete processing,...
Categories: Concrete & Cement, Structural Engineering