type III cement

high-early-strength cement, extra-rapid-hardening cement, type III cement

Cement producing earlier strength in mortar or concrete than regular cement.
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Lafarge Type III cement was used in the station's 662 precast concrete elements, including columns, stairs and wall panels.
The results showed that the 3-years-since-tree-death fibers from small logs (diameter < 11 inches) with type III cement and calcium chloride (Ca[Cl.sub.2]) as the additive would be the best formulation.
As type III cement has the characteristics of finer particles, shorter reaction time, and improved early strength, these results can be expected.
The patches were constructed mainly with Type III cement, four types of coarse aggregate, and three types of fine aggregate.
An aggressive design-build project delivery method, combined with the use of Lafarge Type III cement to maximize productivity and accelerate production, helped open the bridge in just 18 months.
Port-Daniel--Gascons production will center on Type I/II low and moderate alkali and Type III cements.
Use high-early-strength (Type III) cement: Type III cements have a higher rate of hydration and therefore a higher rate and amount of heat generated, as well as an increased rate of strength gain.