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  1. Special Inorganic Cements

    By Ivan Odler

    Series: Modern Concrete Technology

    The only book to cover the use of special inorganic cements instead of standard Portland cement in certain specialist applications, such as oil well drilling or in a high temperature location. Special Inorganic Cements draws together information which is widely scattered in the technical literature...

    Published March 23rd 2000 by CRC Press

  2. Concrete Mixture Proportioning

    A Scientific Approach

    By Francois de Larrard

    Series: Modern Concrete Technology

    The design of concrete mixes is becoming increasingly complex, with the addition of new materials in the compounds, such as organic admixtures, fibres and supplementary cementitious materials. Moreover, the list of properties which concretes are required to possess for certain applications has...

    Published March 4th 1999 by CRC Press

  3. High Performance Concrete

    By Pierre-Claude Aïtcin

    Series: Modern Concrete Technology

    A complete review of the fast-developing topic of high performance concrete (HPC) by one of the leading researchers in the field. It covers all aspects of HPC from materials, properties and technology, to construction and testing. The book will be valuable for all concrete technologists and...

    Published July 2nd 1998 by CRC Press

  4. Steel Corrosion in Concrete

    Fundamentals and civil engineering practice

    By Arnon Bentur, Neal Berke, Sidney Diamond

    Series: Modern Concrete Technology

    Poor durability of concrete is a major cause of problems in modern building and civil engineering structures in all countries: the annual cost of investigating and repairing deteriorating reinforced concrete structures runs into many millions of pounds. This book explains the fundamentals of the...

    Published October 9th 1997 by CRC Press

  5. Durability of Concrete in Cold Climates

    By M. Pigeon, R. Pleau

    Series: Modern Concrete Technology

    This book provides a comprehensive and authoritative review of durability of the frost resistance of concrete. It will enable both concrete materials specialists and practising engineers to better understand the deterioration processes which take place during freezing and thawing, and the effects...

    Published June 15th 1995 by CRC Press

  6. Concrete in Hot Environments

    By I. Soroka

    Series: Modern Concrete Technology

    Elevated temperatures are known to affect the properties of both fresh and hardened concrete. This book describes in detail these effects and explains the mechanisms involved with particular reference to their practical aspects....

    Published September 16th 1993 by CRC Press

  7. High Performance Concrete

    From material to structure

    Edited by Y. Malier

    Series: Modern Concrete Technology

    Provides a thorough review of properties, durability and use of high performance concrete, derived from recent research and experience. This book contains contributions from the leading French, Canadian and Swiss researchers, designers and material specialists, translated into English for the first...

    Published August 6th 1992 by CRC Press

  8. Concrete in the Marine Environment

    By P.K. Mehta

    Series: Modern Concrete Technology

    Concrete has clearly emerged as the most economical and durable material for the building of the vast majority of marine structures. Reinforced concrete too has overcome the technological problems making it a suitable material for the construction of advanced marine structures such as offshore...

    Published December 3rd 1991 by CRC Press

Forthcoming Books

  1. Concrete Surface Engineering
    By Benoit Bissonnette, Luc Courard, Andrzej Garbacz
    To Be Published November 17th 2015
  2. Textile Reinforced Concrete
    By Alva Peled, Arnon Bentur, Barzin Mobasher
    To Be Published January 26th 2016
  3. Durability of Concrete: Design and Construction
    By Sydney Mindess, Mark Alexander, Arnon Bentur
    To Be Published June 15th 2016

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