Lea's Chemistry of Cement and Concrete

Lea's Chemistry of Cement and Concrete

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ISBN-13: 9780081007730
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 02/15/2019
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 800
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Peter C. Hewlett (Editor) is Director of the British Board of Agreement. He is President of the European Organization for Technical Approvals (EOTA) and Past President of the European Union of Agreement (UEAtc). Before joining the BBA in March 1988, he was a Director of Cementation Research Limited, part of the then Trafalgar House group, working in construction and building research and development for almost 25 years

Peter C. Hewlett (Editor) is Director of the British Board of Agreement. He is President of the European Organization for Technical Approvals (EOTA) and Past President of the European Union of Agreement (UEAtc). Before joining the BBA in March 1988, he was a Director of Cementation Research Limited, part of the then Trafalgar House group, working in construction and building research and development for almost 25 years

Table of Contents

The History of Calcareous Cements (R. Blezard).
Portland Cement: Classification and Manufacture (P. Jackson).
Cement Components and Their Phase Relations (D. Macphee & E. Lachowski).
The Constitution and Specification of Portland Cements (C. Lawrence).
The Burning of Portland Cement (F. Glasser).
Hydration, Setting and Hardening of Portland Cement (I. Odler).
Resistance of Concrete to Destructive Agencies (M. Eglinton).
Physiochemical and Mechanical Properties of Portland Cements (C. Lawrence).
The Production of Low-Energy Cements (C. Lawrence).
Pozzolana and Pozzolanic Cements (F. Massazza).
Cements Made From Blastfurnace Slag (M. Moranville-Regourd).
Microsilica as an Addition (P. Fidjestol & R. Lewis).
Calcium Aluminate Cements (K. Scrivener & A. Capmas).
Special Cements (J. Bensted).
Cement Admixtures (R. Edmeades & P. Hewlett).
Concrete Aggregates (I. Sims & B. Brown).
Indexes.