Concrete making materials Cement Aggregate and Water

Content of this article: Concrete making materials Cement: Ordinary portland cement, Rapid hardening Portland cement, Low heat Portland  cement,  Portland slag cement, Sulfate resisting cement, Portland pozzolana cement, white cement, Aggregate and Water Concrete Making Materials (1)       Cement Cement is the only chemically active ingredient of concrete which shows binding properties after reacting with water. …

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Requirements of good concrete mix and Grades of concrete

Content of this Article: Concrete, Requirements of good concrete mix, Grades of concrete, The characteristic compressive strength of concrete R.C.C. consists of concrete and reinforcing material. The strength of an R.C.C. section depends upon the kind of concrete and reinforcement used.   Concrete The properties of concrete depends upon the proportions and type of its …

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