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An Introduction To Cement & Concrete

Posted on Dec 13, 2011

General information about cement, aggregates, mortar and concrete. Including testing materials, mixing, reinforcement and mixes. You can read the whole document as a PDF file (1.78 MB)

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Concrete & Cemete Association of Australia

Posted on Dec 13, 2011

These PDF files are taken from the website www.concrete.net.au The Housing Concrete Handbook (1.7MB) – give a good overview of using cement and concrete fo general small scale building projects. Assessing Concrete Volume (91KB) – details about mixes and how to estimate the amount of cement needed for small building projects. Hot-Weather Concreting (117KB) – some advice concerning building projects in hot...

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