This article first appeared in the Precast Today 2023 Q2 edition. By Terry Harris Self-consolidating concrete […]
This article originally appeared in the Precast Today 2023 Q2 edition. Questions from the Field is […]
The precast concrete industry was an early adopter of self-consolidating concrete, and now its use is […]
Self-consolidating concrete (SCC) requires no vibration and fills in voids under its own weight when placed. SCC’s primary benefits are its ease of placement and reduced labor costs. Other advantages of SCC include Resistance to segregation and high deformability. High-performance concrete (HPC) provides enhanced performance properties such as increased strength and improved durability.
Admixture experts and precasters provide important tips to work successfully with self-consolidating concrete (SCC).