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Guide to Specifying Concrete Performance

Guide To Specifying Concrete Performance 1 Preface This guide for preparing a performance-based concrete specification has been developed in the format of a model specification that can be modified by the user in scope and in level of detail. A commentary has been provided as text in the right hand column of the guide specification.

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PIP 1 – Guide to Specifying Pervious Concrete - NRMCA

PIP 1 – Guide to Specifying Pervious Concrete Background ... pozzolans to improve the performance of pervious concrete. The use and quantity of these materials should not be restricted in the pervious concrete specification. NRMCA has developed a mix proportioning spreadsheet-

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SPECIFYING SUSTAINABLE Presented by: CONCRETE -

A performance specification outlines the characteristics of the fresh and hardened concrete, depending on the application and aspects of the construction process that are necessary. These requirements should not restrict innovations by the concrete producer or the concrete contractor. Performance specifications should clearly specify the test

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Guide to specifying concrete performance Civil ...

May 13, 2008  The RMC Research Education Foundation recently announced the availability of the Model Performance Specification Phase II: Guide to Specifying Concrete Performance. This guide specification was written specifically for the provisions of the American Concrete Institute’s Building Code for Structural Concrete (ACI 318-08) and is intended to address properties or requirements for

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Specification in Practice (SIP) - NRMCA

SIP is helping to improve Concrete Specifications. Specification in Practice is a series of short (2 page) information pieces on important topics written in an easy understandable “What, Why and How?” format. It can be used by specifying engineers and ready mixed concrete industry personnel to improve concrete specifications. Each piece covers the following topics: States []

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SIP 2 Limits on water-cementitious materials ratio ... - NRMCA

SIP 2 – Limits on water-cementitious materials ratio (w/cm) by the NRMCA Research Engineering and Standards Committee WHAT parking areas, which are not covered by ACI 318, is the typical specification requirement? The typical clauses incorporated in specifications on the water-cementitious materials ratio (w/cm) are: The maximum w/cm for all concrete on this project shall be 0.XX

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NRMCA

ACI Committee 329 has completed a guide document on performance requirements for concrete and is working on a guide performance specification. NRMCA has provided considerable input to this process by completing a performance specification in the format used by engineers. ACI Committee 332 recently published the Code for residential concrete

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NRMCA Releases Guide to Specifying Pervious Concrete ...

Feb 10, 2016  NRMCA has announced the release of the new Guide to Specifying Pervious Concrete, which is intended to complement ACI's 522.1 Specification for Pervious Concrete, providing guidance to designers and specifiers with regard to important aspects of the pervious concrete specification.

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GUIDE FOR THE C - NRMCA Expanding the Concrete

the specification of 50% fly ash for all concrete in the project. It should be kept in mind that for certain applications and exposure conditions HVFA concrete may not satisfy the performance criteria (Obla et al. 2005). Concrete slabs that require a trowel finish is one type of application that may not support the use of HVFA concrete.

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Specifying Pervious Concrete - Home - Pave Ahead. All ...

As a guide for the meeting, a copy of the document Checklists for Pervious Concrete Contractors and Suppliers (available from the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association, 900 Spring Street, Silver Spring, MD, 301-587-1400) will be used to review all materials and personnel qualifications, concrete production, preparation,

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NRMCA

ACI Committee 329 has completed a guide document on performance requirements for concrete and is working on a guide performance specification. NRMCA has provided considerable input to this process by completing a performance specification in the format used by engineers. ACI Committee 332 recently published the Code for residential concrete

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329.1T-18: Minimum Cementitious Materials Content in ...

materials for concrete mixtures. b) Specify the performance requirements for the project ( NRMCA 2012 , 2015b). There is no technical basis for specifying cement content if the performance requirements are defined. i. Specific performance characteristics can include strength, air content, shrinkage, indicators of perme-

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Guide to Durable Concrete - Portland Cement Association

Performance specifications define performance for a given exposure and life expectancy, and include tests, which are tied to the field performance of concrete. Refer to National Ready Mixed Concrete Association’s (NRMCA) Performance-Based Specifications for Concrete for details. Very often a specification will contain prescriptive as well as ...

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SIP 5 Restrictions on Aggregate Grading - NRMCA

National Ready Mixed Concrete Association, ... ASTM C33/C33M, “Standard Specification for Concrete Aggregates.” 7. ASTM C157/C157M, “Standard Test Method for Length Change of Hardened Hydraulic-Cement Mortar and Concrete.” ... NRMCA, “Guide Performance-Based Specification for Concrete Materials - Section 03300 for Cast-in-place ...

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Specifier’s Guide for Pervious Concrete Pavement Design

guide is intended to supplement ACI 522R-06 Pervious Concrete and ACI 522.1-08 Specification for Pervious Concrete Pavement. Specifically, this guide is intended to aid in the design, placement, and curing of pervious concrete pavements located in an arid environment with the potential of

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MICHIGAN SPECIFIER’S GUIDE FOR PERVIOUS CONCRETE

5 Subgrade - Critical to the design and performance of a system of Pervious Concrete Pavement with Detention, is the subgrade on which it is to be constructed.Infiltration rate of the subgrade soil controls the design of the stormwater storage layer described by this guide. Test methods to determine the subgrade soil infiltration rate must be conducted by a qualified testing

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Pervious Concrete Pavement Maintenance and Operations

2 Pervious Concrete Pavement Maintenance and Operations Guide Pervious Concrete Pavement Maintenance and Operations Guide 3 Pervious concrete pavement is a Portland cement-based, rigid permeable pavement that serves not only as the surface layer of a stormwater management system, but also as a vital part of a water filtration system.

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Specifying Sustainable Concrete - CE Center

LEED, along with other green building standards, offers guidance for reducing the environmental footprint of building materials. NRMCA publishes a Guide Specification for Concrete for LEED Projects. The documents focus on the Material and Resources (MR) credits of LEED and how to specify concrete to meet the intent of the credits.

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Aci Sustainability Initiatives Nrmca Expanding The

Materials for Civil and Construction Engineers "This guide specification is intended to serve as a guide for developing specifications for all high performance concretes supplied for highway bridges, whether produced by a ready mix supplier, a general contractor, or in a

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Sustainability - Central Concrete

To assist design teams in specifying the optimal performance-based mix, Central Concrete has created this Spec Guide to assist in finding the best solution that maintains or achieves higher levels of strength, durability and workability while significantly lowering the carbon footprint of the mix. View Specification Guide.

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Aci Sustainability Initiatives Nrmca Expanding The

The later chapters explore concrete strength variability in detail. It provides a greater grasp of the variation in concrete, as well as a deeper understanding of how material variability affects concrete performance. The author discusses the components of variability (material, manufacturing, testing) and provides steps to measuring and

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A Quick Reference Guide - Specify Concrete

A concrete parking lot delivers superior performance, has a much longer life than asphalt, is far less expensive over its lifespan and requires little maintenance. Concrete parking lots provide trouble-free service to business owners. The reason is simple. Concrete is strong and durable, with many parking

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NRMCA Guide Focuses on Ready Mix Specs Concrete ...

Jun 12, 2009  NRMCA Guide Focuses on Ready Mix Specs. The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association has released 2PE003 — Guide to Improving Specifications for Ready Mixed Concrete which uses Master Specification CSI format Section 03300 for cast-in-place concrete to propose specification clauses and provides accompanying commentary as guidance.

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Engineering Center - Specifying Sustainable Concrete

LEED Projects. LEED, along with other green building standards, offers guidance for reducing the environmental footprint of building materials. NRMCA publishes a Guide Specification for Concrete for LEED Projects.The documents focus on the Material and Resources (MR) credits of LEED and how to specify concrete to meet the intent of the credits.

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Specifying Sustainable Concrete - CE Center

LEED, along with other green building standards, offers guidance for reducing the environmental footprint of building materials. NRMCA publishes a Guide Specification for Concrete for LEED Projects. The documents focus on the Material and Resources (MR) credits of LEED and how to specify concrete to meet the intent of the credits.

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Moving to Performance Specifications for Concrete

Quality in the Concrete Paving Process PEM Concept Understand what makes concrete last and what failure mechanisms do we see Specify the critical properties and test for them Prepare the mixtures to meet those specifications Starting point for a performance-driven QA specification and acceptance program for states and other owner agencies

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Item Detail - NRMCA

NRMCA MEMBER LOGIN IS REQUIRED TO PURCHASE THIS PUBLICATION. The compilation, ASTM Standards for Ready-Mixed Concrete, includes 44 current standards referenced in ASTM C94, Specification for Ready Mixed Concrete, and additional standards relevant to those involved in specifying, purchasing, manufacturing, testing and supplying ingredient materials for ready-mixed

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(PDF) Sustainable Concrete: The Role of Performance-based ...

Guide to Specifying Concrete Performance Phase II Report of Preparation of a Performance-based Specification for Cast-In-Place Concrete. RMC Research and Education Foundation, Silver Spring, MD.

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(PDF) Preparation of a Performance-Based Specification for ...

A performance concrete spec ification is defined as follows: “A performance concrete specification is a method of specifying a construction. product in which a final outcome is given in m ...

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P2P: NRMCA responds Concrete Construction Magazine

Jun 28, 2006  The P2P initiative also clearly states that it is working toward performance-based specifications as an “alternative” and is not trying to force this on anyone. To paraphrase and agree with Mr. Neuber, the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) is here to protect its members. That's the reason an association exists.

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Pervious Concrete: Concrete Industry Perspective

NATIONAL READY MIXED CONCRETE ASSOCIATION Pervious CŒ.crete Contrætor Certficaöon NRMCA NATIONAL ACI 522.1-13 Specification for Pervious Concrete Pavement An ACI Standard Reported by ACI Committee 522 American Concrete

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Store - NRMCA

The NRMCA Guide to Preparing Ready Mixed Concrete Job Descriptions CD-Rom is a compendium of over 500 RMC-specific sample job descriptions, organized by job title. These are actual job descriptions submitted by big to small-sized ready mixed concrete firms across the US.

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Prescription to Performance (P2P) Initiative for Concrete ...

Dec 10, 2014  Led by the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA), the Prescription to Performance (P2P) Initiative promotes a shift from traditional prescriptive Concrete Specifications to performance-based Specifications. NRMCA Research and Engineering – P2P Initiative. Below is a sample of documents included in the P2P Initiative online resource:

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Bonus Session Specifying Sustainable Concrete

May 05, 2021  Performance-based specifications for concrete represent an important synergy with sustainability initiatives because they provide the opportunity to optimize mixtures for performance that can also reduce environmental impacts. Prescriptive specifications often adversely impact the environmental footprint of concrete structures.

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Sustainability - Central Concrete

To assist design teams in specifying the optimal performance-based mix, Central Concrete has created this Spec Guide to assist in finding the best solution that maintains or achieves higher levels of strength, durability and workability while significantly lowering the carbon footprint of the mix. View Specification Guide.

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