ISBN 9788174092410,Concrete Technology

Concrete Technology


V.N. Vazirani


Khanna Publisher



Khanna Publisher

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9788174092410

ISBN-10 8174092412

Paper Back

Edition 6th
Number of Pages 718 Pages
Language (English)

Civil Engineering

This book is intended to give all the prinicples, theories, practices, innovations in field, applications and techniques involved in concrete and concreting.

The book begins with the common terms used in concrete technology and gradually provides all details of concrete and concreting fundamentals, properties, its manufacture, importance, various theories viz, theory of hardening, tests, design principles with examples.

This book also includes a chapter on Supervision and Quality Control which gaining more attention in all the construction projects. A seprate is devoted to various types of concrete along with their importance, properties, etc.

Table of Contents
*Concrete terminology *Concrete *Cement *Aggregate *Water and water cement ratio *Admixtures *Concrete and concreting *Types of concrete *Properties of fresh concrete *Theories of hardening and properties of hardened concrete/strength *Non destructive testing of concrete *Principles of concrete mix design *Methods of concrete mix design *Supervision and quality control *Prefabrication of concrete