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Optimizing Portland cement concrete mix design to ...

Optimizing Portland cement concrete mix design to environmental and construction variables with the aid of computer design software by Sybil K. Reinert A thesis submitted to the graduate faculty in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of MASTER OF SCIENCE Major: Civil Engineering (Geotechnical Engineering)

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"Optimizing Portland cement concrete mix design to ...

Reinert, Sybil K., "Optimizing Portland cement concrete mix design to environmental and construction variables with the aid of computer design software" (2007). Retrospective Theses and Dissertations. 14647. https://lib.dr.iastate/rtd/14647

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Optimized Aggregates Gradations for Portland Cement ...

agency oversight, develop a concrete mix design with an optimum combined aggregate gradation and provide the Contractor with the testing and control responsibilities to ensure a quality product. This report presents the results of the evaluation and optimization of the 47BR Concrete Specification.

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Optimizing Concrete Mix Designs to Produce Cost Effective ...

material in the concrete in various proportions; 20, 40, and 60% of the weight . The strength of each mix was compared with plain Portland cement con crete and the concrete samples with un-ground fly ash to determine any changes. The results of this study show that the concrete

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AN OVERVIEW ON OPTIMIZATION OF CONCRETE MIX DESIGN

ity using Portland cement. 2. Mix design based on strength, workability and durability 3. Mix design for special concretes. 4. Mix design for high-strength concrete containing microsilica or silica fume. E. Codes 1. American Concrete Institute Method of Mix Design 2. Road Note Number 4 Method 3. DOE Method of Concrete Mix Design 4.

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Optimizing Cementitious Content in Concrete Mixtures for ...

Optimizing Cementitious Content in Concrete Mixtures for Required Performance January 2012 6. Performing Organization Code ... Composition of sealed and fully hydrated portland cement paste (Hansen 1986) .....11 Figure 9. Global CO ... there continues to be a misconception that more cement in a mixture design

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Optimising the Cement Content in HVFA Concrete for ...

mixture with 50%, 0% replacement of cement (OPC), by optimizing the cement content constraint in the design mix of I.S code method with desired workability. II. LITERATURE REVIEW Michael D.A Thomas [3] discussed the impact of fly ash on the properties of concrete with a view of optimising the level of fly ash use for a given application.

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Optimized mix design of concrete SpringerLink

10%  Hobbs, D. W., ‘Mix design, water/cement ratio, variability and the quality of mixing water’, Seminar on Concrete and Water, College International des Sciences de la Construction, Saint-REMY-les-Chevreuse, France, 18 to 20 June, 1985, to be published. 5.

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PAPER OPEN ACCESS Development of Mix Design Method in ...

Mar 15, 2020  Portland Pozzolana Cement (PPC) or Portland Composite Cement (PCC). Therefore, the proportion of materials used in the HPC mix design needs to adjust to achieve the expected performance. This study aims to develop a concrete mix design method using

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Optimized aggregates gradations for portland cement ...

Optimized aggregates gradations for portland cement concrete mix designs evaluation. ... develop a concrete mix design with an optimum combined aggregate gradation and provide the Contractor with the testing and control responsibilities to ensure a quality product. This report presents the results of the evaluation and optimization of the 47BR ...

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Optimization for Mix Design of High-Performance Concrete ...

Sep 17, 2011  Abstract. The paper presents a optimum approach to design concrete mixtures. It is based upon a set of tests relating composition and engineering properties of concrete use orthogonal method to identify the main influencing factors in mix ratio on compressive strength of concrete. Some of the raw materials of test are portland cement and fly ash.

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Optimizing Cementitious Content in Concrete Mixtures for ...

Optimizing Cementitious Content in Concrete Mixtures for Required Performance January 2012 6. Performing Organization Code ... Composition of sealed and fully hydrated portland cement paste (Hansen 1986) .....11 Figure 9. Global CO ... there continues to be a misconception that more cement in a mixture design

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AN OVERVIEW ON OPTIMIZATION OF CONCRETE MIX

ity using Portland cement. 2. Mix design based on strength, workability and durability 3. Mix design for special concretes. 4. Mix design for high-strength concrete containing microsilica or silica fume. E. Codes 1. American Concrete Institute Method of Mix Design 2. Road Note Number 4 Method 3. DOE Method of Concrete Mix Design 4.

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An approach to optimizing mix design for properties of ...

Chang [22] also used it to optimize the design mix for highperformance concrete with varying water/solid ratio as it was considered a significant parameter in the concrete mix design. ...

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(PDF) Development and Optimization of High Early Strength ...

Feb 24, 2019  For the mixed concrete design with a ... [Show full abstract] bulk density of up to 3570 kg/m3, two cement types were used: Portland cement CEM I and slag cement

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Concrete Mixture Properties to Optimize Concrete Pavement ...

lines for optimizing materials selection and mixture proportioning for job-specific paving con-crete. The HIPERPAV program (Ruiz et al. 2004) attempts to consider the influence of pavement structural design, concrete mix design, construction methods, and environmental conditions on the early-age behavior of PCC pavements.

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Optimizing pervious concrete pavement mixture design by ...

Dec 30, 2015  The goal of this paper is to optimize pervious concrete mix design. The Taguchi method is utilized in order to determine optimal parameters for designing of pervious concrete pavement. 2. Literature review. Pervious road with course aggregate has

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Optimization of concrete mix design to achieve better ...

Jun 14, 2020  During the construction of Ayia Napa Marine in Cyprus we collaborated with C.D. Contantinidis SA. construction company for the the optimization of concrete mix design using two different standard methods/tests, ASTM C1202 and NORDTEST NT UILD 492, in order to examine the chloride permeability and therefore the durability of the concrete mix.

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A Statistical Approach to Optimizing Concrete Mixture Design

Feb 09, 2014  A step-by-step statistical approach is proposed to obtain optimum proportioning of concrete mixtures using the data obtained through a statistically planned experimental program. The utility of the proposed approach for optimizing the design of concrete mixture is illustrated considering a typical case in which trial mixtures were considered according to a full factorial experiment design ...

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Optimization of fly ash concrete mix – a solution for ...

Jan 01, 2020  The full factorial experimental technique with (4x4x4) concrete mixes was used for the optimization of the concrete mix. Various trials were performed by making combinations on three parameters i.e. W-B ratio, CA-TA ratio and four different percentages of fly ash i.e. 0%, 25%, 40% 60%.

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Optimization for Mix Design of High-performance Concrete ...

The paper presents a optimum approach to design concrete mixtures. It is based upon a set of tests relating composition and engineering properties of concrete use orthogonal method to identify the main influencing factors in mix ratio on compressive strength of concrete. Some of the raw materials of test are portland cement and fly ash.

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Effect of Optimized Total Aggregate Gradation on Portland ...

tion can lead to significant mix benefits. Most state paving specifications for portland cement concrete pave­ ment allow a broad range of total aggregate gradation for concrete mixes. This is consistent with traditional mix design philosophy allowing wide variation in aggregate gradation such that economy

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"The Optimization of Concrete Mixtures for Use in Highway ...

Portland cement concrete is most used commodity in the world after water. Major part of civil and transportation infrastructure including bridges, roadway pavements, dams, and buildings is made of concrete. In addition to this, concrete durability is often of major concerns. In 2013 American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) estimated that an annual investment of $170 billion on roads and $20 ...

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Optimizing Concrete Mix Designs to Produce Cost Effective ...

material in the concrete in various proportions; 20, 40, and 60% of the weight . The strength of each mix was compared with plain Portland cement con crete and the concrete samples with un-ground fly ash to determine any changes. The results of this study show that the concrete

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Optimized aggregates gradations for portland cement ...

Optimized aggregates gradations for portland cement concrete mix designs evaluation. ... develop a concrete mix design with an optimum combined aggregate gradation and provide the Contractor with the testing and control responsibilities to ensure a quality product. This report presents the results of the evaluation and optimization of the 47BR ...

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AN OVERVIEW ON OPTIMIZATION OF CONCRETE MIX

ity using Portland cement. 2. Mix design based on strength, workability and durability 3. Mix design for special concretes. 4. Mix design for high-strength concrete containing microsilica or silica fume. E. Codes 1. American Concrete Institute Method of Mix Design 2. Road Note Number 4 Method 3. DOE Method of Concrete Mix Design 4.

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Optimization for Mix Design of High-Performance Concrete ...

Sep 17, 2011  Abstract. The paper presents a optimum approach to design concrete mixtures. It is based upon a set of tests relating composition and engineering properties of concrete use orthogonal method to identify the main influencing factors in mix ratio on compressive strength of concrete. Some of the raw materials of test are portland cement and fly ash.

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Portland Cement Concrete Mix Design Window

Portland Cement Concrete (PCC) Mix Design window allows for the addition, modification, and approval of Portland Concrete Mix Designs. A PCC Mix Design may not be changed if it is approved. The test results on this window are used by SiteManager for comparison. A PCC Mix Design may also be downloaded for a specific contract.

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Concrete Mixture Properties to Optimize Concrete Pavement ...

lines for optimizing materials selection and mixture proportioning for job-specific paving con-crete. The HIPERPAV program (Ruiz et al. 2004) attempts to consider the influence of pavement structural design, concrete mix design, construction methods, and environmental conditions on the early-age behavior of PCC pavements.

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Optimization of concrete mix design to achieve better ...

Jun 14, 2020  During the construction of Ayia Napa Marine in Cyprus we collaborated with C.D. Contantinidis SA. construction company for the the optimization of concrete mix design using two different standard methods/tests, ASTM C1202 and NORDTEST NT UILD 492, in order to examine the chloride permeability and therefore the durability of the concrete mix.

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Optimization for Mix Design of High-performance Concrete ...

The paper presents a optimum approach to design concrete mixtures. It is based upon a set of tests relating composition and engineering properties of concrete use orthogonal method to identify the main influencing factors in mix ratio on compressive strength of concrete. Some of the raw materials of test are portland cement and fly ash.

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Design Mix Formulation and Optimization of Metakaolin ...

Design Mix Formulation and Optimization of Metakaolin Based ... concrete is quite different from that of ordinary Portland cement concrete due to differences in their constituents, hence, the need for special formulation, most especially when high strength is ... Mix Optimization 1.0. Introduction Concrete is a global construction material that ...

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MP 711.03.23 SUPERSEDES: SEPTEMBER 2018 REVISED: MAY

MIX DESIGN FOR PORTLAND CEMENT CONCRETE 1. PURPOSE 1.1 To establish a procedure for testing the physical properties of a proposed mix design. 1.2 To establish criteria for evaluating the test data to arrive at acceptable batch proportions for an approved mix design. 2. SCOPE 2.1 This procedure shall apply to the design of all portland cement ...

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PAPER OPEN ACCESS Development and Optimization of High ...

Jun 01, 2020  achieved by optimizing the composition of concrete by the minimization of the amount of cement. 2. Plan and methodology of research The aim of the research was to determine the impact of the w/c ratio and the amount of cement on early concrete strength, and on this basis to obtain and optimize the composition of concrete derived

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S21 CMM - 870 Materials Testing and Acceptance - Concrete

a good mix design can yield quality concrete even if some of the component materials are less than perfect. Once a mix design is selected that optimizes the use of the available materials, consistent production of that design mix is key to concrete quality. Maintaining quality requires control of the component materials. 870.2.1 Component Materials

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Capacitor Probe Calibration and Optimization for NDE ...

Capacitor Probe Calibration and Optimization for NDE Application to Portland Cement Concrete Aref Alderbas Alzaabi (ABSTRACT) Three main objectives have been set for this research. The first is to develop an accurate method for measuring the dielectric constant of

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MP 711.03.23 ORIGINAL ISSUANCE: APRIL 1971 REVISED ...

MIX DESIGN FOR PORTLAND CEMENT CONCRETE _____ 1. PURPOSE 1.1 To establish a procedure for testing the physical properties of a proposed mix design. 1.2 To establish criteria for evaluating the test data to arrive at acceptable batch proportions for an approved mix design. 2. SCOPE 2.1 This procedure shall apply to the design of all portland ...

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