This SE University session covered concrete mix design and the role of admixtures used to produce high performance structural concrete. Participants learned about the relationship between strength, water-cement ratio, and total cementitious content. Additionally, common and specialty admixtures were covered in detail, including their effects on the fresh properties of concrete, hardened properties of concrete, concrete mixture designs, and durability and sustainability of structures.
Session Length: 1.5 Hours
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SEU is a program of SE Solutions, LLC. SE Solutions, LLC is not an educational institution, but rather provides continuing education to structural engineers.