By Ian Sims,Alan B. Poole

This booklet is exclusive in offering authoritative modern professional info at the explanations and results of alkali-aggregate response (AAR) in concrete constructions. it's been compiled utilizing professional contributions by means of said senior engineers and scientists from around the global. it's been divided into specific yet complementary components, the 1st five chapters take care of the latest researches into the mechanisms considering the response, tools bearing on its analysis, avoidance, trying out and assessment, including an appraisal of present equipment utilized in its avoidance and the remediation of affected concrete constructions. the second one a part of the ebook is split into eleven chapters overlaying every one zone of the area in flip. those chapters are written by way of specialists with professional wisdom of AAR from every one sector giving an authoritative cutting-edge appraisal of the matter and its answer because it impacts concrete buildings in every one nation with case heritage illustrations. An authoritative compilation in this subject has no longer been tried formerly in this scale. it truly is as a result a prime reference resource necessary to expert civil engineers, advisor engineers, combination manufacturers and cement and urban manufacturers. It additionally kinds an authoritative reference resource the place technical and felony problems with dispute come up wherever on the planet.

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