MO01 - Concrete Basics I: Concrete Mixtures, Materials and Fresh Properties

Monday, January 20 from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM | Room N255, North Hall, Las Vegas Convention Center « Back

This seminar is the first in a four-part series introducing basic concrete technology. This seminar concentrates on concrete mixture proportions, the materials used in concrete, and the properties of fresh concrete. Problems that can develop with fresh concrete and common corrections will also be discussed. NOTE: This series is intended to introduce the basics of good concrete practice to individuals who are new to the concrete industry.

1. Identify the format and information contained in concrete mixture proportions
2. Discuss the materials used in concrete and the role of each
3. Determine the most commonly measured fresh concrete properties and how each is tested
4. Explore the common problems associated with fresh concrete properties and the appropriate corrective measures

NOTE: See Part II, MO02; Part III, TU03 & Part IV, WE04.

NOTE: This series is intended to introduce the basics of good concrete practice to individuals who are new to the concrete industry.


Credits: 3.0 hours AIA/CES LU|HSW, PDH, TCA, DBPR/CILB No. 0609316


Education Tracks: Concrete Fundamentals

Event Type: WOC 3-Hour Seminars > Session


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