guide performance‐ based specification for concrete materials

National Master Specification User's Guide

that is based on providing alternatives and/or blank spaces which require editing by the project specifier Reference to materials and methods in the NMS does not necessarily preclude the use of other materials or methods suitable for the purpose The NMS is divided into Divisions and Sections in accordance with CSC/CSI MasterFormat the master list of titles and numbers for the construction

Aggregate in Concrete

Learn more about the materials that go into a good concrete mix IngredientCement Aggregate Water Air Range7% - 15% 60% - 80% 14% - 18% 2% - 8%: Quality Counts Make sure that your concrete producer purchases good-quality aggregate as verified by regular aggregate test results in compliance with ASTM C 33 Standard Specifications for Concrete Aggregates A history of good performance

Understanding Cracks in Residential Concrete Control and

Cracks in concrete come in many sizes and shapes: from superficial but aesthetically displeasing surface cracks to wide full-depth cracks This article is written for homeowners homebuilders or building inspectors to provide a basic understanding of the most common types

Paint Specification Sites

Our colors and products are integrated directly into your favorite design platform to help make your spec work easy Our specification site partners include: SW SpecExpress / ARCAT SpecWizard ARCAT MasterSpec BSD SpecLink BIMsmith BIMobject SWEETS 4specs AIA CSI

Materials

Each specification's online Green Guide rating is based on verified LCA data for generic construction products assessed according to BRE's Environmental Profiles Methodology There are many different schemes producing EPDs for products or services complying with BS ISO 14025 using life cycle analysis (LCA) according to the BS ISO 14040

Best Practices Guide for High

based materials but to date these have only been employed in research studies Further efforts are needed to mainstream these into common practice 8 Mixture Proportioning The American Concrete Institute (ACI) Committee 211 has developed documents that provide specific guidance on proportioning concrete mixtures or structural concretes F ACI the 211 1-91 guide [22] recommends replacement

Concrete Products

Buyers' Guide Equipment Product Innovations Search Total: 50 results found Search for: All words Any words Exact Phrase Ordering: Search Only: Categories Contacts Articles News Feeds Web Links Search Events Display # Page 1 of 3 1 ASTM C01/09 summer meetings canceled alternatives pursued (Concrete Currents) Source: ASTM International West Conshohocken Pa ASTM

ARDEX GUIDE SPECIFICATION ARDEX FEATHER FINISH

ARDEX GUIDE SPECIFICATION ARDEX FEATHER FINISH Self-Drying Cement-Based Finish Underlayment SECTION 03 01 30 Maintenance of Cast-In-Place Concrete PART 1 - GENERAL 1 1 RELATED DOCUMENTS A Drawings general provisions of the Contract and other related construction documents such as Division 01 specifications apply to this Section 1 2 SUMMARY A This Section

Concrete Sealer

This guide specification has been prepared by Eco-Wares/Envirosafe Mfg in printed and electronic media as an aid to specifiers in preparing written construction documents for Concrete Sealers Eco-Wares/Envirosafe Mfg is a leader and innovator in the construction industry and specializes in providing environmentally safe residential commercial and industrial building and maintenance

Specification for Supply of Recycled Material

6 Specification for Supply of Recycled Material for Pavements Earthworks and Drainage 2010 1 Intent This Guide is to be used for the selection of recycled materials primarily crushed concrete brick and reclaimed asphalt blends for use in local road and pedestrian pavements minor supporting earthworks and as backfill material

Specification Guide final

before final printing of specification This guide specification is written around the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) Section Format standards references to section names and numbers are based on MasterFormat 2004 For specification assistance on specific product applications please contact our offices above

GUIDE SPECIFICATION

SPEC NOTE: This Guide Specification includes materials and methods for the application of Aqua-Bloc 720-33 a spray applied elastomeric asphalt emulsion waterproofing membrane system It is spray applied in conjunction with a setting agent to provide a very rapid cure Typical applications are on below grade foundations to prevent the penetration of water under hydrostatic pressure Although

ARDEX GUIDE SPECIFICATION ARDEX FEATHER FINISH

ARDEX GUIDE SPECIFICATION ARDEX FEATHER FINISH Self-Drying Cement-Based Finish Underlayment SECTION 03 01 30 Maintenance of Cast-In-Place Concrete PART 1 - GENERAL 1 1 RELATED DOCUMENTS A Drawings general provisions of the Contract and other related construction documents such as Division 01 specifications apply to this Section 1 2 SUMMARY A This Section

GUIDE SPECIFICATION

SPEC NOTE: This Guide Specification includes materials and methods for the application of Aqua-Bloc 720-33 a spray applied elastomeric asphalt emulsion waterproofing membrane system It is spray applied in conjunction with a setting agent to provide a very rapid cure Typical applications are on below grade foundations to prevent the penetration of water under hydrostatic pressure Although

Guide Performance‐ Based Specification for Concrete Materials

Guide Performance‐Based Specification for Concrete Materials in MasterSpec Format Section 03300 for Cast‐in‐place Concrete Foreword: There is considerable interest in performance‐based specifications for concrete construction The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association initiated an effort to evolve specifications for concrete materials to minimize prescriptive requirements and

Cement Standards and Concrete Standards

Standard Guide for Comparing Performance of Concrete-Making Materials Using Mortar Mixtures: C1827 - 20 : Standard Test Method for Determination of the Air-Entraining Admixture Demand of a Cementitious Mixture: Pervious Concrete Designation Title C1688 / C1688M - 14a: Standard Test Method for Density and Void Content of Freshly Mixed Pervious Concrete: C1701 / C1701M - 17a:

Guide Specification VBC

A American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) 1 ASTM E 1745-17 Standard Specification for Plastic Water Vapor Retarders Used in Con- tact with Soil or Granular Fill Under Concrete Slabs 2 ASTM E 154 / E 154M-08 Standard Test Methods for Water Vapor Retarders Used in Contact with Earth Under Concrete Slabs 3 ASTM E 96-16 Standard Test Methods for Water Vapor Transmission of

Copyright 2018 The Sherwin

INDUSTRIAL INTERIOR SPECIFICATION GUIDE This Painting Schedule is furnished only as a guide to select Industrial interior floor systems and is not all-inclusive of available Sherwin-Williams products Although it is written in the CSI format and can be included in its entirety in a master specification one should review the contents and edit to suit the particular needs of a given project

Specification for Supply of Recycled Material

6 Specification for Supply of Recycled Material for Pavements Earthworks and Drainage 2010 1 Intent This Guide is to be used for the selection of recycled materials primarily crushed concrete brick and reclaimed asphalt blends for use in local road and pedestrian pavements minor supporting earthworks and as backfill material

Product Guide Specification

Product Guide Specification Specifier Notes: This product guide specification is written according to the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) 3-Part Format including MasterFormat SectionFormat and PageFormat as described in The Project Resource Manual—CSI Manual of Practice Fifth Edition This section must be carefully reviewed and edited by the Architect or Engineer to meet the

Concrete Society documents

Concrete for industrial floors: Guidance on specification mix design Concrete industrial ground floors - a guide to design and construction 4th edition (reprinted June 2014 March 2016 with minor amends and January 2018 with minor amends) Concrete industrial ground floors - user expectations

Comprehensive Procurement Guidelines: Cement and

Recommended Specifications for Cement and Concrete Containing Recovered Materials Cement Specifications Concrete Specifications ASTM C 595 Standard Specification for Blended Hydraulic Cements ASTM C 618 Standard Specification for Fly Ash and Raw or Calcined Natural Pozzolan for Use as a Mineral Admixture in Portland Cement Concrete ASTM C 150 Standard Specification

Design Guide for Concrete Toppings to Beam EPS Block

to the document 'Application guide for the specification and installation of concrete toppings to beam EPS block suspended floors' 5 Design equations 5 1 Macro-fibres The design approach for macro-fibres uses the values of f R1 and f R4 obtained from beam tests performed in accordance with BS EN 14651 This is not design by performance testing but is design based on material

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