Roller Compacted Concrete IV

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-999-8 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-999-6 (ISBN-10), 1994, Soft Cover, Pg. v, 100
Technical Engineering and Design Guides as Adapted from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, No. 5
Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.

Document Type: Book

Abstract: This engineering manual Roller-Compacted Concrete from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers provides information and guidance on the use of roller-compacted concrete (RCC) in dams and other civil works structures. Elements discussed in this manual include: 1)Investigation and selection of materials, 2) mixture proportioning, 3) design and construction considerations, 4) construction equipment and techniques, and 5) inspection. The appendices present a history of roller-compacted concrete construction, a sample of technical specifications for a dam, and an example of structural design using the RCC construction process.

Subject Headings: Concrete dams | Construction materials | Construction equipment | Materials characterization | Concrete structures | Structural design | Infrastructure construction |


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