Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Title:||The use of quarry dust for SCC applications||Authors:||Ho, D.W.S.
|Issue Date:||Apr-2002||Citation:||Ho, D.W.S., Sheinn, A.M.M., Ng, C.C., Tam, C.T. (2002-04). The use of quarry dust for SCC applications. Cement and Concrete Research 32 (4) : 505-511. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0008-8846(01)00726-8||Abstract:||Limestone powder has been the traditional material used in controlling the segregation potential and deformability of fresh self-compacting concrete (SCC). This paper deals with the utilisation of alternative materials, such as quarry dust, for SCC applications. Results from rheological measurements on pastes and concrete mixes incorporating limestone or quarry dust were compared. It was found that the quarry dust, as supplied, could be used successfully in the production of SCC. However, due to its shape and particle size distribution, mixes with quarry dust required a higher dosage of superplasticiser to achieve similar flow properties. © 2002 Elsevier Science Ltd. All rights reserved.||Source Title:||Cement and Concrete Research||URI:||http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/66302||ISSN:||00088846||DOI:||10.1016/S0008-8846(01)00726-8|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
Show full item record
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
checked on Sep 15, 2020
WEB OF SCIENCETM
checked on Sep 8, 2020
checked on Sep 14, 2020
Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.