Concrete Portable Handbook
- R. Dodge Woodson, General contractor and master plumber
Designed to be an "all in one" reference, the author includes a wealth information for the most popular types of testing. This includes: Analysis of Fresh Concrete; Testing Machines; Accelerated Testing Methods; Analysis of Hardened Concrete and Mortar; Core Sampling and Testing; Assessment of Concrete Construction ; Repair; Quality Concepts; Quality Control; Statistics; Standards, Specifications, and Codes of Practice. With this book in hand, construction engineers and even technicians find valuable information regarding Exposed Concrete Finishes, Repairing Concrete, Formwork, Precast Concrete, Concrete Roads, and Industrial Floors.
Project managers and owners will find this reference a valuable guide to concrete both in terms of its applications in construction projects and the science and chemistry of concrete for its own sake.
AudienceCivil engineers, construction engineers, builders, structural engineers, earthquake engineers, and architects
- Published: August 2011
- Imprint: BUTTERWORTH HEINEMANN
- ISBN: 978-0-12-382176-8
Table of Contents
Part One:Concrete Properties
Part Two: Processes
Part Three: Testing and Quality
Part Four: Non-destructive Testing Methods