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Title:Expansive Concrete: An Overview and Performance Comparison of Projects Using Type "K" Shrinkage Compensating Cement
Authors:Kevin Womack
Publication Date:Nov 1993
Report #:MPC-93-25
TRID #:00669019
Keywords:bents, bridge decks, concrete, driver rehabilitation, expansive concrete, overpasses, performance evaluations, recommendations, repairing, specifications
Type:Research Report – MPC Publications



This report presents a brief historical overview of the development of expansive (shrinkage compensating) concrete. Three Utah Department of Transportation projects using expansive concrete are discussed as to the performance of the expansive concrete. On-site inspections were performed on three projects.

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