Building Materials

All the building structures are composed of various types of materials. These materials are either referred to as building materials or materials of construction.

Workability of Concrete

Workability of Concrete – Definition and Types

Workability of Concrete Workability is the property of concrete that determines the amount of useful internal work, necessary to produce full compaction i.e., it is the amount of energy needed to overcome friction while compacting concrete. Also defined as the relative ease with which concrete can be mixed, transported, molded, and compacted without any segregation. …

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Activated carbon powder used as admixture

Concrete Admixture | Types of Admixture used in Concrete

What Is Concrete Admixture? Different types of Admixtures are used in concrete to improve the properties of concrete. Concrete admixture is the material other than aggregate, water, and cement added to the concrete.   15 Types of concrete admixture Water Reducing Admixtures Retarding Admixtures Accelerating Admixtures Air Entraining Concrete Admixtures Pozzolanic Admixtures Damp-proofing Admixtures Gas …

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