Effect of Admixtures on Roller-Compacted Concrete Mixes

The objective of this project is to develop an understanding of the effect of concrete admixtures on roller-compacted concrete (RCC) mixtures and to prepare recommendations for their appropriate use. The project emphasis is on water reducers, set retarders, and evaporation retarders; it does not include the study of air-entraining agents.


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  • Status: Active
  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Highway Administration

    Office of Planning, Environment and Realty (HEP)
    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Performing Organizations:

    Iowa State University, Ames

    Institute for Transportation Studies
    2711 S. Loop Drive, Suite 4700
    Ames, IA  United States  50010-8864
  • Principal Investigators:

    Wang, Kejin

    Gopalakrishnan, Kasthurirangan

    Ceylan, Halil

  • Start Date: 20071107
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20091106
  • Source Data: RiP Project 22950

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01462038
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 1:57PM