" Quality management of cement concrete construction Written by authors having rich experience in teaching, consultancy and field practices in cement concrete constructions, the book presents the text in a sequence of concepts. principles, applications and design. Each chapter begins with expected learning outcome as learning objectives to facilitate clarity and easy comprehension by the reader for effective application of the technology in the field. The discussion focuses on the cement concrete mix design essential for quality in construction. It provides knowledge and skills essentially required for managing quality control in modern construction industry. The book aims to serve the curriculum needs of civil engineering students at various levels of diploma. BTech and MTech courses. The book will be useful both for developing knowledge and skills of students and effective application of technology in the field by engineers for quality control." 1 introduction to cement concrete and quality management. 2 basic properties of cement concrete. 3 influence of basic ingredients on quality of concrete. 4 influence of special admixtures on quality of concrete. 5 influence of concreting operations on quality. 6 basic principles of concrete mix design. 7 management, statistical quality control procedure and acceptance criteria. 8 cement concrete mix design procedures. 9 concrete mix quality assurance trials. 10 quality of cement concrete under special conditions of placement. 11 repair, maintenance and rehabilitation of concrete elements. 12 testing of materials for quality control.

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Author(s)Gahlot P S
Publish YearDecember 2009