Concrete Technology (Paperback)
by Gambhir M L
Publisher: Mcgraw-hill Education (1995-10-01)
Book Summary of Concrete Technology
The second edition of this widely accepted text presents a systematic and updated account of the basic principles and concepts of structural concrete.Salient Features:Provides information on selection of concrete ingredients, manufacture production, and deterioration and repair of concrete structuresExplores the concept of concrete as a system, non-destructive testing in quality control, rehabilitation of the damaged concrete structures Completely rewritten and updated chapters on proportioning of concrete mixes, special concretes and concreting techniques, and repair technology Discusses in detail – quality management in concrete production, concreting under extreme conditions, behaviour of concrete during fireIncludes an appendix containing objective questions to help students prepare for competitive examinations.