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First Use of Ultra-High Performance Concrete for an ...

First Use of Ultra-High Performance Concrete for an Innovative Train Station Canopy By V. H. Perry and D. Zakariasen, Lafarge Canada Inc. Concrete Technology Today is now available on the Internet at concretetechnologytoday continued on page 2 Figure 1 (above). Shawnessy Light Rail Transit Station, Calgary, Canada. CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY TODAY 2 Concrete Technology Today /

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What is UHPC? - Part 1: Birth of UHPC - RDC

06/09/2017  The term Ultra-High-Performance Concrete (UHPC) was first used in 1994 to refer to an optimised particle-packing material, using a special selection of fine and ultrafine particles which led to low porosity, high durability and self-compactability.

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Development of ultra-high performance concrete with ...

15/02/2017  Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC) is an advanced type of concrete that can enhance the durability and resilience of concrete structures. The use of local materials is a fundamental step to save materials and energy and reduce the cost of concrete.

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Review of ultra-high performance concrete and its ...

10/11/2020  Due to the superior mechanical properties and durability, the ultra-high performance concrete (UHPC) has been widely used for the design of various types of structures, while research on its performance has been rapidly growing in the last five years.

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First use of ultra-high performance concrete for an ...

Ultra-high performance concrete (UHPC) is more durable than conventional concrete (CC) and high-performance concrete (HPC) owing to the use of low water-to-binder ratio (W/B) of approximately 0.2 ...

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What is UHPC? - Part 1: Birth of UHPC - RDC

06/09/2017  The term Ultra-High-Performance Concrete (UHPC) was first used in 1994 to refer to an optimised particle-packing material, using a special selection of fine and ultrafine particles which led to low porosity, high durability and self-compactability. The optimised particle-packing allowed an increase in the concrete compressive strength (above 120 MPa) leading to what was called Ultra-High ...

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Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC): Fundamentals ...

14/07/2018  The Ultra-High Performance Concrete market size is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7% between 2017 and 2023, according to a report published by Market Research Future. This is not surprising given the many uses and benefits of UHPC and the encouragement of its use by the Federal and state governments for many infrastructure projects. We

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Application of Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC) in ...

24/04/2020  Over the past two decades, the knowledge of the characteristics of ultra-high performance concrete (UHPC) as a new class of cementitious composite material has advanced extensively. Empirical studies have proven the excellent strength, durability, and workability of UHPC that enable developing creative solutions for the construction of next-generation bridge infrastructure with

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ULTRA HIGH PERFORMANCE CONCRETE (UHPC)

ultra high performance concrete (UHPC) provides a new technology to expand a precaster’s business with new products and solutions. The material’s combination of superior properties facilitates the ability to design thin, complex shapes, curvatures and highly customized textures – applications which are difficult or impossible to achieve with traditional reinforced concrete elements. UHPC ...

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STRUCTURE magazine Ultra-High-Performance Concrete

Ultra-high-performance concrete (UHPC) was first introduced as reactive powder concrete (RPC) in the early 1990s by employees of the French contractor Bouygues. When introduced, it came in two classes: Class 200 MPa (29 ksi) and 800 MPa (116 ksi). In the U.S., several state departments of transportation have expressed interest in introducing UHPC in their bridge projects, supported by

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Application of Ultra-High Performance Concrete in bridge ...

20/10/2018  Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC) is one of the most innovative cement-based structural engineering materials developed in the last 30 years from the perspective of mechanical properties and durability of concrete construction. As early as 1930, Andresen and Andressen established the mathematical model of the maximum packing density theory. However, the first

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First Principles-Based Design of Economical Ultra-High ...

First Principles-Based Design of Economical Ultra-High Performance Concrete. A. Arora, M. Aguayo, F. Kianmofrad, Y. Yao, B. Mobasher and N. Neithalath. Arizona State University, Tempe, USA ...

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Application of ultra-high- performance concrete Metrostav

Application of ultra-high- performance concrete. Ultra-High- Performance Concrete (UHPC) is a new material that, besides offering high strength, is also very resistant to environmental effects. It is suitable for lightweight structures that are usually prestressed, or for structures and elements exposed to the outdoor environment where it offers excellent durability. In Metrostav, it has been ...

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Home UHPC Ready-Mix Proven-Results Steelike®

Steelike ® UHPC is an advanced ultra-high performance concrete with a unique all-white color. First commercialized in 2014, Steelike ® UHPC is backed by decades of research and development. The chemistry behind Steelike ® UHPC means Steelike ® UHPC provides significantly greater strength and durability than conventional concretes and high-performance concretes.

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ULTRA HIGH PERFORMANCE CONCRETE (UHPC)

ultra high performance concrete (UHPC) provides a new technology to expand a precaster’s business with new products and solutions. The material’s combination of superior properties facilitates the ability to design thin, complex shapes, curvatures and highly customized textures – applications which are difficult or impossible to achieve with traditional reinforced concrete elements. UHPC ...

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STRUCTURE magazine Ultra-High-Performance Concrete

Ultra-high-performance concrete (UHPC) was first introduced as reactive powder concrete (RPC) in the early 1990s by employees of the French contractor Bouygues. When introduced, it came in two classes: Class 200 MPa (29 ksi) and 800 MPa (116 ksi). In the U.S., several state departments of transportation have expressed interest in introducing UHPC in their bridge projects, supported by

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Application of ultra-high- performance concrete Metrostav

Application of ultra-high- performance concrete. Ultra-High- Performance Concrete (UHPC) is a new material that, besides offering high strength, is also very resistant to environmental effects. It is suitable for lightweight structures that are usually prestressed, or for structures and elements exposed to the outdoor environment where it offers excellent durability. In Metrostav, it has been ...

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Fibre reinforced ultra-high performance concrete for ...

Fibre reinforced ultra-high performance concrete for bridge engineering: first-time use in Germany. High-tech concrete of great resilience and long lifecycle . Over six metres, the new railway bridge spans the Dürnbach stream in Gmund am Tegernsee – the first structure of its kind in Germany made of ultra-high performance concrete UHPC. Setting the structure at the beginning of August 2019 ...

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Mechanical Behavior of Ultrahigh-Performance Concrete ...

Ultrahigh-performance concrete (UHPC) is a novel material demonstrating superior mechanical, durability and sustainability performance. However, its implementation in massive structures is hampered by its high initial cost and the lack of stakeholders’ ...

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High- And Ultrahigh-Performance Concrete: A Systematic ...

01/03/2011  Within the last years, high- and ultrahigh-performance concrete has increasingly been used, especially for prefabricated elements. Due to its low porosity, high. Search. Subscribe to Email Membership. Membership. In today’s market, it is imperative to be knowledgeable and have an edge over the competition. ACI members have itthey are engaged, informed, and stay up to date by taking ...

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Benefits of Ultra High Performance Concrete for the ...

First International Interactive Symposium on UHPC 2016. Benefits of Ultra-High Performance Concrete for the Rehabilitation of the Pulaski Skyway Michael D. McDonagh, P.E., P.Eng. and Andrew J. Foden, Ph.D., P.E. 2 Figure 1. Partial Elevated View of the Pulaski Skyway A series of projects is being undertaken by the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) to completely rehabilitate the ...

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(PDF) Fiber-reinforced ultra-high performance concrete ...

The present paper deals with the material behavior of ultra-high performance concrete (UHPC) at high strain rates up to 160 1/s. Static and dynamic material-parameters and the fracture behavior of a fiber-reinforced ultra-high performance concrete

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Ultra High Performance Concrete ExoLeaf™ Freyssinet UK

Ultra-High Performance Concrete . Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC) is a versatile, high-strength, steel fibre-reinforced cement composite material, offering an impressive 150 to 180 MPa compressive strength. For structural applications, the steel fibres in UHPC enable the material to transfer 8 to 9 MPa of tension and substantial shear without any traditional reinforcement. It is twice ...

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RILEM - Proceedings

Ultra-High Performance Fibre-Reinforced Concrete UHPFRC 2013 - Proceedings of the RILEM-fib-AFGC International Symposium, proceedings pro087. Life Cycle Assessment and Construction – Civil engineering and buildings International Symposium, proceedings pro086. Crack Control of Mass Concrete and Related Issues concerning Early-Age of Concrete Structures - CONCRACK 3 - Control

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