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Contractor’s Guide to Quality Concrete Construction, Third Edition

Contractor's Guide to Quality Concrete Construction, Third Edition

This guide provides insight into proven construction practices that will produce quality concrete construction!

Price: $63.95
ISBN: 9780870311673
Product Code: 0870311670
Year: 2005
Binding: Spiral
Publisher: American Society of Concrete Contractors


While there are many things important to concrete construction, such as quality work and making a profit, safety must always be the number one priority. For that reason, safety is in the front of this book to emphasize its importance as critical to a successful project. This guide provides insight into proven construction practices that will produce quality concrete construction.

Contents include:

  • How to Organize for Quality
  • Concrete Mix Designs
  • Foundations
  • Formwork
  • Reinforcement and Embedment in Structures
  • Joints and Reinforcement for Slabs on Grade
  • Preparing for Concreting
  • Concrete Placing
  • Finishing Common Field Problems
  • Safety