Concrete Essay Topics

Internal Curing Concrete

Early-age cracking, autogenous shrinkage and self-desiccation are almost inevitable problems for concrete, especially for mass high performance concrete, for the permeability of which is too low for external curing water to get in and fully hydrate the cement paste inside. The better hydration of the cement paste, the less and smaller cracks the concrete have,… View Article

Concrete shelters

Every human being has their own needs in their life either from the nature of their personal necessity or merely wants. In this aspect, these necessities in the human life were actually needed fro the sake of sustenance and the general aspect of the survival of their own existence. In the society of humankind, each… View Article

Vicat Testing for Cements

Discussion In this experiment, the amount of cement used is 400g of Portland cement. From the graph, percentage of water is proportional with the penetration of the cement. Penetration increase when percentage of water used increase until the cement reached its optimum penetration. For the first test, the amount of water used is 120ml, recorded… View Article

On-Site & Ready-Mix Plaster Comparison

Ready-Mix Spray Plasters – Comparisons & FAQ Ready-Mix Spray Plasters are a rapid, cost-effective alternative to traditional (manually mixed & manually applied) plaster for finishing external & internals walls and ceilings. They are formulated for machine application on fast-track & quality building projects. They are supplied as “dry pre-mixed” to the correct consistency for spray… View Article

On-Site & Ready-Mix Plaster Comparison

Ready-Mix Spray Plasters are a rapid, cost-effective alternative to traditional (manually mixed & manually applied) plaster for finishing external & internals walls and ceilings. They are formulated for machine application on fast-track & quality building projects. They are supplied as “dry pre-mixed” to the correct consistency for spray application by Plaster Machines. Ready-Mix Spray plastering… View Article

Sustainable Development in Kazakhstan

Abstract The Republic of Kazakhstan is continuing to develop its extensive petroleum reserves in the Tengiz region of the northeastern part of the Caspian Sea. Large quantities of by-product sulfur are being produced as a result of the removal of hydrogen sulfide from the oil and gas produced in the region. Lack of local markets… View Article