Significance of Tests and Properties of Concrete and Concrete-Making Materials

    Lamond JF, Pielert JH
    Published: 2006

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    Fifty-six chapters cover the latest technology in concrete and concrete-making materials.

    The new edition of this popular ASTM publication covers:

    • Cement and Concrete Quality
    • Ready-Mixed Concrete
    • Sampling and Testing Techniques
    • Strength Testing
    • Abrasion Resistance
    • NDT
    • Elastic Properties, Creep, and Relaxation
    • Concrete Aggregates
    • Hydraulic Cements
    • And Much More!

    Table of Contents

    Chapter 1: Introduction
    Lamond J., Pielert J.

    Chapter 2: The Nature of Concrete
    Detwiler R., Helmuth R.

    Chapter 3: Techniques, Procedures, and Practices of Sampling of Concrete and Concrete-Making Materials
    Poole T.

    Chapter 4: Statistical Considerations in Sampling and Testing
    Steele G.

    Chapter 5: Uniformity of Concrete-Making Materials
    Fiorato A.

    Chapter 6: Virtual Testing of Cement and Concrete
    Bentz D., Bullard J., Ferraris C., Garboczi E., Martys N., Stutzman P.

    Chapter 7: Quality Cement, Concrete, and Aggregates—The Role of Testing Laboratories
    Pielert J.

    Chapter 8: Factors Influencing Concrete Workability
    Daniel D.

    Chapter 9: Air Content, Temperature, Density (Unit Weight), and Yield
    Roberts L.

    Chapter 10: Making and Curing Concrete Specimens
    Lamond J.

    Chapter 11: Time of Setting
    Christensen B.

    Chapter 12: Bleed Water
    Kosmatka S.

    Chapter 13: Concrete Strength Testing
    Carino N., Ozyildirim C.

    Chapter 14: Prediction of Potential Concrete Strength at Later Ages
    Carino N.

    Chapter 15: Freezing and Thawing
    Nmai C.

    Chapter 16: Corrosion of Reinforcing Steel
    Berke N.

    Chapter 17: Embedded Metals and Materials Other Than Reinforcing Steel
    Erlin B.

    Chapter 18: Abrasion Resistance
    Bakke K.

    Chapter 19: Elastic Properties, Creep, and Relaxation
    Weiss J.

    Chapter 20: Petrographic Examination
    Erlin B.

    Chapter 21: Volume Change
    Goodwin F.

    Chapter 22: Thermal Properties
    Tatro S.

    Chapter 23: Pore Structure, Permeability, and Penetration Resistance Characteristics of Concrete
    Hearn N., Hooton R., Nokken M.

    Chapter 24: Chemical Resistance of Concrete
    Skalny J., Thomas M.

    Chapter 25: Resistance to Fire and High Temperatures
    Szoke S.

    Chapter 26: Air Content And Density Of Hardened Concrete
    Hover K.

    Chapter 27: Analyses For Cement And Other Materials In Hardened Concrete
    Hime W.

    Chapter 28: Nondestructive Tests
    Malhotra V.

    Chapter 29: Grading, Shape, and Surface Texture
    Graves R.

    Chapter 30: Bulk Density, Relative Density (Specific Gravity), Pore Structure, Absorption, and Surface Moisture
    Yzenas J.

    Chapter 31: Soundness, Deleterious Substances, and Coatings
    Forster S.

    Chapter 32: Degradation Resistance, Strength, and Related Properties of Aggregates
    Meininger R.

    Chapter 33: Petrographic Evaluation of Concrete Aggregates
    Wong G.

    Chapter 34: Alkali-Silica Reactions in Concrete
    Stark D.

    Chapter 35: Alkali-Carbonate Rock Reaction
    Ozol M.

    Chapter 36: Thermal Properties of Aggregates
    Lane D.

    Chapter 37: Hydraulic Cements—Physical Properties
    Struble L.

    Chapter 38: Hydraulic Cement-Chemical Properties
    DeHayes S., Tennis P.

    Chapter 39: Mixing and Curing Water for Concrete
    Pierce J.

    Chapter 40: Curing and Materials Applied to New Concrete Surfaces
    Edwards B.

    Chapter 41: Air-Entraining Admixtures
    Jeknavorian A.

    Chapter 42: Chemical Admixtures
    Christensen B., Farzam H.

    Chapter 43: Supplementary Cementitious Materials
    Schlorholtz S.

    Chapter 44: Slag as a Cementitious Material
    Prusinski J.

    Chapter 45: Ready-Mixed Concrete
    Gaynor R., Lobo C.

    Chapter 46: Lightweight Concrete and Aggregates
    Holm T., Ries J.

    Chapter 47: Cellular Concrete
    Fouad F.

    Chapter 48: Concrete for Radiation Shielding
    Volkman D.

    Chapter 49: Fiber-Reinforced Concrete
    Tatnall P.

    Chapter 50: Preplaced Aggregate Concrete
    Holub E.

    Chapter 51: Roller-Compacted Concrete (RCC)
    Adaska W.

    Chapter 52: Polymer-Modified Concrete and Mortar
    Walters D.

    Chapter 53: Shotcrete
    Pye J.

    Chapter 54: Organic Materials for Bonding, Patching, and Sealing Concrete
    Schutz R.

    Chapter 55: Packaged, Dry, Cementitious Mixtures
    Fiala D.

    Chapter 56: Self-Consolidating Concrete (SCC)
    Daczko J., Vachon M.


    Committee: C09

    DOI: 10.1520/STP169D-EB

    ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-5520-6

    ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-3367-9

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