July 14, 2011 1:00 pm
by Reid W. Castrodale, Ph.D., P.E., Director of Engineering, Carolina Stalite Company, Salisbury, North Carolina
- Lightweight Concrete for Accelerated Bridge Construction - pdf of presentation
- News - July 14, 2011 - pdf of presentation
Description: This presentation features lightweight concrete (LWC) and its multiple benefits for Accelerated Bridge Construction. The presentation includes a brief introduction to lightweight aggregate and lightweight concrete; benefits of lightweight concrete, including durability; cost of lightweight concrete; and examples of ABC projects where LWC was used or could have been used, including precast substructure elements and total prefabricated bridge moves.