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    Moreover, the compressive strength was predicted based on the RIs and mix design proportions (MDPs) of the blended concrete, while the durability properties of each concrete sample were investigated.

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    Experiments were performed to investigate the workability, strength, and durability properties of concrete made with TRAs. Typically, at a 50% replacement level of NA with TRA (7 min), the compressive strength reduced by 7.58%, and the rapid chloride permeability test (RCPT) value increased by 23.74% compared with the control mix.

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  • EFFECT ON STRENGTH AND DURABILITY PROPERTIES OF CONCRETE ...

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  • What Is Durability Of Concrete? Factors Affecting It?

    The durability of concrete will be affected by the shrinkage of concrete. If the cement content is exceeded, it leads to shrinkage happening in concrete. The lower cement content decreases the bondage between the concrete materials, reducing concrete strength.

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  • Experimental study on strength and durability properties ...

    Oct 20, 2016· Experimental study on strength and durability properties of concrete by using industrial waste 1. "Experimental study on strength and durability properties of concrete by using industrial waste" 1 Chauhan Hardik K. 110680106021 Patel Rajan A. 2 Patel Vikram B. 4 Sindhi Harish I. 3 Vaghela Lalit P. 0 Guided By :- Ms. Priya …

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