Quality Tests on Cement at Laboratory and at Site

  Nowadays, cement is an important material in the construction industry. It is primarily employed in masonry and concrete construction. The key portion of a structure’s strength largely depends on the standard of cement. But once you purchase cement there’s a precise

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Hydration of Cement

Hydration of Cement Dry cement does not bind with fine and coarse aggregate. It acquires binder properties only when mixed with water. After mixing water in the dry cement a chemical reaction takes place between cement and water which is referred to

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Ordinary Portland Cement -Definition, Composition, Uses

Ordinary Portland Cement Ordinary Portland Cement (OPC) Ordinary Portland Cement (OPC) is one of the most widely used types of Portland cement. The name Portland Cement was named by Joseph Aspdin in 1824 due to its similarity in color and its quality when it

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What is Cement | Definition, Properties and Types

What is Cement? A cement is a binder, a substance used for construction that sets, hardens, and adheres to alternative materials to bind them along. There are 2 main kinds of cement: Geopolymer cement and portland cement. Cement is rarely used on

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IS 269-1989 Ordinary Portland Cement, 33 Grade

Download IS 269-1989 Ordinary Portland Cement, 33 Grade – Specification PDF IS 269-1989 33 Grade Ordinary Portland Cement – This Standard covers the manufacture and chemical and physical requirements of 33 Grade Ordinary Portland Cement Download IS 269-1989 Ordinary Portland Cement, 33

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