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Apr 30, 2018  The present study aims at evaluating the performance of cement composites, mortar and concrete blocks incorporating granite sludge as partial cement replacement at percentages 0%, 10%, 20%, 30% and 40% of the total weight of cement.

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Performance of cement mortar made with recycled high ...

Oct 01, 2012  Type I general-purpose Portland cement according to ASTM C 150/C 150M-09 was used. River sand with a density of 2.44 g/cm 3 and recycled HIPS granules with a density of 1.04 g/cm 3 were used as fine aggregates. The sieve analysis results of the river sand and the ASTM C 33 limits for fine aggregates for concrete are listed in Table 1.The HIPS granules as shown in Fig. 1 were obtained by ...

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Mortar vs. Concrete: What Are The Major Differences ...

Both concrete and mortar consist of cement, sand, and water. However, concrete features something extra in its composition in the form of gravel or rock chips. Concrete is also often used to make slabs and foundations while mortar is typically utilized as a kind of binding agent.

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Performance of Cement Mortar Exposed to Different ...

Curing is an important process to achieve the specified concrete strength and durability. The objectives here is to determine the effect of four curing regimes on the development of mechanical properties for mortar specimens with mix proportions of 1:2.75 cement to sand by mass with W/C of 0.46, and with standard cube and prism dimensions, using OPC and SRPC; specimens tested under curing ...

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Mechanical Properties and Durability Performance of ...

Nov 17, 2021  It is used in the form of nanomaterials in concrete and mortar to enhance the durability and mechanical performance of the concrete. It also improves environmental and material sustainability through the decrease in the use of cement in concrete and achieving higher strength at early ages with less cement content.

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Ettringite Formation and the Performance of Concrete

Feb 28, 2000  in the mortar bars showed that most of the expansion took place 2 Portland Cement Association Fig. 2. Ettringite (white, needle-like crystals) are commonly found in samples taken from concrete in service, especially in concrete from moist environments. Secondary ettringite is not detrimental to concrete performance. [Concrete in photo

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Durability performance of rubberized mortar and concrete ...

Oct 30, 2017  Results of drying shrinkage of cement mortar samples are shown in Fig. 7. The shrinkage of mortar samples increased with the addition of crumb rubber. The length changes of M-AS-15, M-OH-15, and M-OH-25 rubberized mortar samples were 0.003%, 0.002%, and 0.006% higher than the control samples M0 at 28 days. The low stiffness of rubber particles ...

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High Performance Concrete - an overview ScienceDirect

Reinforcement of cement composites with randomly distributed fibers improves the toughness of paste, mortar and concrete, [7-11]. The improvement in the impact energy and resistance with fiber volume fractions was also presented, [12].

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A study of the bonding performance of magnesium

Jul 01, 2017  Cement mortar was cast into cubic molds with dimensions of 40 mm × 40 mm × 160 mm for measuring the axial tensile test.To ensure that the tension failure occurred in the middle of the specimens, two steel slices (width 0.1 mm × depth 1.6 mm × length 40 mm) were fixed on both sides of the mold , to make two notches in the hardened cement mortar.

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High-Performance Concrete, Chapter 17 - Memphis

performance concrete for bridges could be eco-Fig. 17-1. High-performance concrete is often nomically made while used in bridges (left) and tall buildings (right). (70017, 70023) High-performance concrete (HPC) exceeds the properties and constructability of normal concrete. Normal and spe-cial materials are used to make these specially designed

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Performance of mortar and concrete incorporating granite ...

Al-Hamaiedeh et al. [25] analyzed the effect of adding different amounts of granite sludge powder in cement mortar and concrete, thereby observing an increase of setting time and compressive strength.

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(PDF) Relationship between properties of cement mortar ...

aggregate/cement was 2:1 for the richest concrete mix and 9:1 for the poorest mix. On the basis of. 28 -day compressive strength of mortar of flow 90%, it was found that corresponding rich ...

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Performance of Cement Mortar Exposed to Different ...

Curing is an important process to achieve the specified concrete strength and durability. The objectives here is to determine the effect of four curing regimes on the development of mechanical properties for mortar specimens with mix proportions of 1:2.75 cement to sand by mass with W/C of 0.46, and with standard cube and prism dimensions, using OPC and SRPC; specimens tested under curing ...

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Properties of Cement Mortar and Ultra-High Strength ...

In this work, the effect of graphene oxide nanosheet (GONS) additives on the properties of cement mortar and ultra-high strength concrete (UHSC) is reported. The resulting GONS-cement composites were easy to prepare and exhibited excellent mechanical properties. However, their fluidity decreased wit

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MORTARS FOR CONCRETE MASONRY - NCMA

MORTAR MATERIALS. ASTM International maintains national standards for mortars and materials commonly used in mortars, as follows: Portland cement (ASTM C150, ref. 4d) is a hydraulic cement (sets and hardens by chemical reaction with water) and is one of the main constituents of mortar. Types I (normal), II (moderate sulfate resistance), and III (high early strength) are permitted according to ...

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Mechanical Properties and Durability Performance of ...

Nov 17, 2021  It is used in the form of nanomaterials in concrete and mortar to enhance the durability and mechanical performance of the concrete. It also improves environmental and material sustainability through the decrease in the use of cement in concrete and achieving higher strength at early ages with less cement content.

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Standard Guide for Comparing Performance of Concrete ...

4.1 The results of mortar mixture tests can be suitable for comparing the relative performance of combinations of concrete-making materials such as fine aggregate, chemical admixtures, supplementary cementitious materials (SCMs), water, and hydraulic cement. Furthermore, this guide can be useful to identify unexpected performances due to combination of various materials.

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CONCRETE MASONRY CONSTRUCTION - NCMA

The Concrete Masonry Shapes and Sizes Manual (ref. 4) illustrates a broad sampling of available units. While mortar constitutes approximately 7% of a typical masonry wall area, its influence on the performance of a wall is significant. Mortar bonds the individual masonry units together, allowing them to act as a composite structural assembly.

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High-Performance Concrete, Chapter 17 - Memphis

performance concrete for bridges could be eco-Fig. 17-1. High-performance concrete is often nomically made while used in bridges (left) and tall buildings (right). (70017, 70023) High-performance concrete (HPC) exceeds the properties and constructability of normal concrete. Normal and spe-cial materials are used to make these specially designed

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Cement - Superplasticizer Compatibility - The Concrete Portal

The use of special Portland cement containing less than 10% of interstitial phase (3.6% C 3 A and 6.9% C 4 AF) was reported to be very economical in terms of SP dosage to make fluid high performance concrete at low water/binder ratio. Role of Calcium Sulphates

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Effect of raw clay type, fineness, water-to-cement ratio ...

Nov 01, 2017  The enhanced performance is attributed to the contribution of several factors listed below, which are applicable to any blended cement with a replacement of combinations of both reactive alumino-silicate pozzolan (in these particular cases, calcined 2:1 or 1:1 clay, as illustrated in Fig. 10, Fig. 12) and other main cement constituents ...

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Flexural Behavior Performance of Reinforced Concrete Slabs ...

Nov 08, 2021  See in References. ]. In this study, specimen with 10% microsilica and 1.0% of nanosilica replacement of cement show a superior performance, where the flexural strength of the slab increased by about 131.2% at the cracking state and 28.2% at the failure state as

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Durability performance of sustainable structural concrete ...

This is the key transport mechanism of water and chloride ingress when concrete is in a dry state SEM analysis N/A To provide microscopic imagery of the new cement matrix, the cement matrix of the adhered mortar of the coarse CCA and the quality of the interfacial transition zones between coarse aggregates and cement paste 186 W. Dodds et al ...

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Concrete vs Cement: Understanding the Fundamentals

Jan 17, 2019  Understanding the fundamental differences of cement and concrete is important. Cement is an ingredient in concrete, and concrete is the finished product used in building foundations, driveways, roads, homes, and the infrastructure around you. Our article takes a close look at each, including history, composition, and production.

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Performance of Cement Mortar Exposed to Different ...

Curing is an important process to achieve the specified concrete strength and durability. The objectives here is to determine the effect of four curing regimes on the development of mechanical properties for mortar specimens with mix proportions of 1:2.75 cement to sand by mass with W/C of 0.46, and with standard cube and prism dimensions, using OPC and SRPC; specimens tested under curing ...

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Ettringite Formation and the Performance of Concrete

Feb 28, 2000  in the mortar bars showed that most of the expansion took place 2 Portland Cement Association Fig. 2. Ettringite (white, needle-like crystals) are commonly found in samples taken from concrete in service, especially in concrete from moist environments. Secondary ettringite is not detrimental to concrete performance. [Concrete in photo

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Durability performance of Portland limestone cement mortar ...

Mar 04, 2021  BS EN 934-2. Admixtures for concrete, mortar and grout—part 2: concrete admixtures—definitions, requirements, conformity, marking and labelling. 19. BS EN 197-1. Cement—part 1: composition, specifications and conformity criteria for common cements. 20. BS EN 196-7. Methods of testing cement—part 7: methods of taking and preparing ...

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Properties of Cement Mortar and Ultra-High Strength ...

In this work, the effect of graphene oxide nanosheet (GONS) additives on the properties of cement mortar and ultra-high strength concrete (UHSC) is reported. The resulting GONS-cement composites were easy to prepare and exhibited excellent mechanical properties. However, their fluidity decreased wit

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Mechanical Properties and Durability Performance of ...

Nov 17, 2021  It is used in the form of nanomaterials in concrete and mortar to enhance the durability and mechanical performance of the concrete. It also improves environmental and material sustainability through the decrease in the use of cement in concrete and achieving higher strength at early ages with less cement content.

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Standard Guide for Comparing Performance of Concrete ...

4.1 The results of mortar mixture tests can be suitable for comparing the relative performance of combinations of concrete-making materials such as fine aggregate, chemical admixtures, supplementary cementitious materials (SCMs), water, and hydraulic cement. Furthermore, this guide can be useful to identify unexpected performances due to combination of various materials.

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(PDF) The Effect of Superabsorbent Polymer and Nano-Silica ...

Nov 15, 2021  PDF Incorporating superabsorbent polymer (SAP), which has the abilities of absorption and desorption in cement mortar, can achieve the effect of... Find, read and cite all the research you ...

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High-Performance Concrete, Chapter 17 - Memphis

performance concrete for bridges could be eco-Fig. 17-1. High-performance concrete is often nomically made while used in bridges (left) and tall buildings (right). (70017, 70023) High-performance concrete (HPC) exceeds the properties and constructability of normal concrete. Normal and spe-cial materials are used to make these specially designed

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Flexural Behavior Performance of Reinforced Concrete Slabs ...

Nov 08, 2021  See in References. ]. In this study, specimen with 10% microsilica and 1.0% of nanosilica replacement of cement show a superior performance, where the flexural strength of the slab increased by about 131.2% at the cracking state and 28.2% at the failure state as

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Influence of Marble and Aluminium Waste Powder on the ...

May 01, 2019  The mixture was a cement mortar mix with one part cement and two parts sand and different proportions of aluminum powder. The test results showed that with increase in aluminium content the dry density decreased also the compressive, flexural strength and modulus of elasticity of the specimens declined according to the increase of the content ...

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Preparation and Performance of a New-Type Alkali-Free ...

(b) Compressive strength at 1 day of cement mortar with the 8 wt% accelerator could reach up to 23.4 MPa, which increased by 36.2% compared to the strength of cement mortar without accelerator. The retention rate of compressive strength of cement mortar at 28 days can reach as high as 110%.

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Roles of mortar volume in porosity, permeability and ...

Jul 08, 2021  To develop the above proposed mortar type pervious concrete, a new series of concrete mixes designed as mortar type pervious concrete with the mortar volume varying from 15% to 40% and the water/cement ratio varying from 0.25 to 0.40 were tested, as reported herein.

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Concrete vs Cement: Understanding the Fundamentals

Jan 17, 2019  Understanding the fundamental differences of cement and concrete is important. Cement is an ingredient in concrete, and concrete is the finished product used in building foundations, driveways, roads, homes, and the infrastructure around you. Our article takes a close look at each, including history, composition, and production.

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Durability performance of sustainable structural concrete ...

This is the key transport mechanism of water and chloride ingress when concrete is in a dry state SEM analysis N/A To provide microscopic imagery of the new cement matrix, the cement matrix of the adhered mortar of the coarse CCA and the quality of the interfacial transition zones between coarse aggregates and cement paste 186 W. Dodds et al ...

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