Accession Number : AD0757405

Title :   Tests of Sanded Grouts. Report 4. Influence of Manufactured Sands and Admixtures on Pumpability, and Evaluation of a Colcrete Mixer.

Descriptive Note : Technical memo.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Report Date : OCT 1958

Pagination or Media Count : 28

Abstract : The report describes two investigations: one was a continuation of studies reported previously to determine the maximum amount of sand that a sanded grout can contain and still be pumpable; the other was an evaluation of a new type of grout mixer, the colcrete, which is a double-drum, rapid mixing device designed especially for grouting work.

Descriptors :   (*GROUT, RHEOLOGY), ADDITIVES, SAND, PARTICLE SIZE, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, TEST METHODS

Subject Categories : Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE