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A composite stonelike material formed by mixing an aggregate (such as stones of irregular shape or crushed rock) with cement (which acts as the binding material) and water, then allowing the mixture to dry and harden; portland cement, now used in making concrete, was not developed until the 19th century. Also see average concrete, cyclopean concrete, poured concrete, reinforced concrete.
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While more than half of the cement combination concretes have lower embodied [CO.sub.2] contents than Portland cement concrete, only one cement combination concrete at the total replacement level of 55% (45PC+40FA+15MK) is cheaper than Portland cement concrete at equal resistance to water penetration.
Figure 5 shows the half-cell potential of steel reinforcement in Portland cement concrete from day1 to day-9 of charging.
The index was raised in the second quarter because of increases in the unit prices for bituminous concrete, reinforcing steel, common excavation, portland cement concrete, and structural concrete.
Tenders are invited for full depth concrete slab repair, portland cement concrete crack repairs, portland cement concrete joint repairs and joint sealant removal and replacement.
Tenders are invited for removal and replacement of brick crosswalk pavement, portland cement concrete header bands, base course, curb and sidewalk, as well as hma surface patching, storm structure adjustments and all incidental and collateral work necessary to complete the project within village limits.
bid alternate a, if awarded, will consist of the base bid and additive #1 work, with construction of portland cement concrete pavements instead of asphalt pavements.
Tenders are invited for Provide concrete and portland cement concrete (PCC) pavement maintenance services.
Tenders are invited for Traffic control; portland cement concrete sub-base; portland cement concrete pavement & ( special); rapid setting cement concrete end dams and patches; precast concrete header curb; plain portland cement concrete shoulders; sawed joints in existing pavements; waterproofing pavement joints and cracks; pressure grouting portland cement concrete pavement; see outside link.
Tenders are invited for professional services consist of construction materials engineering and testing (cmet) for soil, imported backfill, unsuitable backfill material, aggregate, flowable fill, portland cement concrete, and asphaltic cement concrete.

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