Bacterial Concrete or Self-Healing Concrete, Advantage and Disadvantage

Bacterial Concrete or Self-Healing Concrete

Bacterial Concrete or Self-Healing Concrete     Self-healing concrete could solve the problem of concrete structures deteriorating well before the end of their service life. Concrete is still one of the main materials used in the construction industry, from the foundation of buildings to the structure of bridges and underground parking lots. Traditional concrete has …

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What is Reinforcement Coupler | Benefits of Mechanical Splices or Coupler

Reinforcement  Coupler for mechanical Splices of Bars in Concrete , rebar coupler

Reinforcement  Coupler for mechanical Splices of Bars in Concrete Rebar Coupler What is Reinforcement Coupler? Rebar coupler creates couplers joint between reinforcing bars to connect together, whose bar ends are in contact and parallel. Benefits of Mechanical Splices or Rebar coupler: 1.Improved structural integrity Mechanical splices maintain load path continuity of the reinforcement, independent of the …

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Tensile strength Test of Rebar Coupler |IS 1608

Tensile strength Test of Rebar Coupler

Tensile strength Test of Rebar Coupler The tensile strength test of rebar coupler carried out in accordance with IS 1608. A tensile test on an un-spliced specimen from the same bar used for the preparation of spliced specimen shall be performed to establish the actual tensile strength of the reinforcing bar. For the calculation of …

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Specific gravity test of soil, IS 2720-Part 3

Determination of Specific gravity of soil IS 2720-Part : 1980

Specific gravity of soil by density bottle ( Pycnometer) Determination of specific gravity of soil particles of both fine-grained and coarse-grained soils by using a pycnometer. The specific gravity of soil will help in the calculation of void ratio, degree of saturation, and other different soil properties. Test Standard : IS 2720-Part 3/Sec1: 1980, Reaffirmed …

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What are the different type of test conducted of Concrete

Tests on fresh and Hardened Concrete

  concrete technology Different types of  tests on concrete are conducted such as : Test on Fresh Concrete Bleeding test Initial and final setting time of concrete Air content test Slump test vee bee consistometer test Compacting factor test Tests on Hardened Concrete Compressive strength of concrete cube Compressive strength of concrete core Fresh wet …

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