Concrete solutions: 9 innovations for a construction ...

The resulting walls thus consist of a concrete layer and an attached insulation panel, with fastening strips on the exposed face to facilitate application of drywall or other finish materials. Depending on the thickness of the concrete, R-values range from 9.6 to 11.7.

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Innovative Aggregates, LLC was founded in 2009. The company's line of business includes the wholesale distribution of stone, cement, lime, construction sand, gravel and other construction materials.

Innovative solutions for the use of high sulfate content ...

Innovative solutions for the use of high sulfate content materials as aggregates for concrete Chaussadent T. 1*, Colas J., Divet L., Monin N. 2**, Lavaud S. 1, and Burdin J. 3*** 1IFSTTAR, France 2LTF, France 3Consulting engineer, France *Université Paris-Est, Ifsttar, 14-20 Bd Newton, 77447 Marne la Vallée Cedex 2, France ** Lyon Turin Ferroviaire, 1091 avenue de la Boisse, 73000 ...

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Innovative Recycled Aggregate and Fly Ash Concrete Mix ...

Nov 03, 2011· A unique concrete mix wins ASCE innovation award. Insights. Key innovative procedures and insights include: Microscopic analysis of recycled concrete aggregate indicates there is always unhydrated cement available to form cementitious paste in the new mix.

Concrete Pavement Mixture Design and Analysis (MDA): An ...

Concrete Pavement Mixture Design and Analysis (MDA): An Innovative ... concrete materials—concrete mixtures—mixture proportioning No restrictions. ... The aim of this report is to describe an innovative approach to proportioning concrete mixtures that can provide guidance for concrete producers, specifiers, contractors, and engineers. ...

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Sustainable aggregates from secondary materials for ...

re-use and integration of recycled aggregates in concrete at European level. The use of sustainable aggregates from specific secondary materials in conventional cement binder systems is one of the goal of the SUS-CON project ("SUStainable, innovative and energy-efficient CONcrete, based on the integration of all-waste materials", FP7/2007-

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Emerging Trends and Innovations in Concrete - cement.org

Reactive powder concrete is extremely workable, durable and yields ultra-high strengths without using coarse aggregates. Reaching compressive strengths of 30,000 pounds per square inch (psi), this new-age concrete also has tensile strength with the inclusion of steel and synthetic fibers. Read more on reactive powder concrete.

Aggregates Solutions - LafargeHolcim

Aggregates solutions available at LafargeHolcim can be divided into two main categories: Primary natural aggregates, extracted from hard rock quarries and deposits of sand and gravel. Alternative aggregates, consisting of recycled concrete and secondary aggregates from other industrial waste, such as mining waste, slag, and ash.

Green-mix concrete as an environmentally friendly building ...

May 26, 2015· In this project, researchers at Universiti Teknologi MARA introduced an innovative green concrete called "green-mix concrete" that is designed and manufactured using conventional materials …

Recycled Aggregate in Concrete: Use of Industrial ...

The use of concrete now accounts for such a high level of consumption of non-renewable natural materials that, in some countries, there is already a shortage of these products.

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Concrete Pavement Mixture Design and Analysis (MDA): An ...

The aim of this report is to describe an innovative approach to proportioning concrete mixtures that can provide guidance for concrete producers, specifiers, contractors, and engineers. Although the provided guidance in this report is primarily for concrete pavements, a similar approach can be applied to other concrete applications.

Use of Recycled Aggregate Concrete - IOSR Journals

of natural aggregates of 1 ton, emissions of 0.0046 million ton of carbon exist where as for 1ton recycled aggregate produced only 0.0024 million ton carbon is produced. Considering the global consumption of 10 billion tons/year of aggregate for concrete production, the …

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Plastic Aggregate| Concrete Construction Magazine | Aggregates

It is now possible to produce architectural concrete containing aggregate of any color. Researchers have been working to develop plastic aggregates that can replace conventional mineral aggregates in concrete. They have discovered that an engineering thermoplastic called polybutylene terephthalate ...

Innovative ways to reduce CO2 emissions from the cement ...

Innovative ways to reduce CO2 emissions from the cement industry 24th October 2011 14th March 2016 (Brussels) — Technological advances in European cement production could reduce energy consumption by up to 10 percent and CO2 emissions by 4 percent, according to a new analysis.

Studies of RC Beams Made of Recycling Aggregate Concrete ...

Technological scheme and reinforcing cage of an innovative RC beam with the insert made of HSC-HPC Parallel in each series were tested a reference beams made completely from recycled aggregate concrete and, for comparison, the beams made of natural aggregate concrete …

Use of Coconut Shell as an Aggregate in Concrete: a Review ...

Concrete is the premier civil engineering material. Concrete Olanipekun et al; (2006) have investigated the cost analysis and manufacturing involves consumption of ingredients like cement, strength characteristics of concrete using coconut shell as aggregates, water and admixtures.

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Aggregate in Concrete - The Concrete Network

Quality Counts. Make sure that your concrete producer purchases good-quality aggregate as verified by regular aggregate test results in compliance with ASTM C 33, "Standard Specifications for Concrete Aggregates." A history of good performance of a local aggregate also provides an indication of how well the material performs in service.

Innovative Use Of Recycled Aggregates | TRL

The trials have shown that recycled and secondary aggregates can be used successfully in structural and ancillary concrete and concrete blocks as well as unbound applications. Using them could reduce the amount of aggregate that has to be imported and lead to considerable savings in both cost and greenhouse gas emissions.

Exposed Aggregate - Concrete Innovations

Custom Exposed Aggregate. E xpose aggregate is known across the cape and the islands as the standard for excellence. We at concrete innovations have perfected the method of custom exposed aggregate. Unlike most companies who only expose the stone in the concrete mix we hand seed all of our aggregates and accents.

Production of Sustainable Concrete Materials through ...

This presentation discusses the innovative uses of CO 2 for the curing of concrete products, surface treatment of concrete and performance enhancement of recycled concrete aggregates (RCA). Using carbon dioxide for concrete curing is based on the chemical reactions between CO 2 and the main silicate phases in the presence of water. This ...

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World Highways - Innovations in aggregate production

The company, Re i cal, produces aggregates needed for concrete at its quarry and broadened its operations by moving into the recycling sector a few years ago. The firm says that the compact design of the ST3.5 is a useful feature as this allows the machine to be transported quickly, easily and cheaply, increasing its versatility and utilisation.