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Published by IRB-Verlag in Stuttgart .
Written in English


  • Frost resistant concrete -- Bibliography.,
  • Concrete -- Testing -- Bibliography.,
  • Concrete -- Corrosion -- Bibliography.,
  • Deicing chemicals -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

Statement[editor, Theodor Löffler].
SeriesICONDA-bibliography,, no. 20
ContributionsLöffler, Theodor.
LC ClassificationsZ5853.M4 F76 1989, TA440 F76 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination155 p. ;
Number of Pages155
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1952932M
ISBN 103816734693
LC Control Number90179928

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  High strength concrete, as long as it is properly Frost resistant concrete: M. Pigeon et al. air entrained, is very well protected against frost and deicer salt scaling, but it is certainly not necessary to use this material for all structures exposed to frost and deicer salts. References 1 . Concrete in Cold Weather Guidelines. 26th October. During extremely cold weather concrete (particularly fresh and early age concrete) can be severely damaged by frost and ice. When fresh concrete cools below 0ºC the water in the mix freezes and expands which causes cracking internally and blistering of the surface.   For frost heave to occur, three things must be present: freezing temperatures, water, and frost-susceptible soil. THREE WAYS OF PREVENTING FROST HEAVE. Because of heat loss to the surrounding soil, heated buildings rarely suffer frost heave damage. Frost heave also is avoided by extending footings below the frost line. Except where otherwise protected from frost, foundation walls, piers and other permanent supports of buildings and structures shall be protected from frost by one or more of the following methods: Extended below the frost line specified in Table R(1). Constructed in accordance with Section R Constructed in accordance with ASCE

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