2018-8-15 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)

Get PriceReinert, 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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Get Price2018-2-13 Type GU (10) Portland cement was used in the mixtures as the primary cementing material. In addition to the control mix, which contained 350kg of Portland cement per m 3 of concrete, mixtures containing different blends of Portland cement and supplementary cementing materials were also examined at a total cementing materials content of 350kg/m 3.

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