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CCANZ - Development of protocols for the use of aggregate minimising the likelihood of potentially adverse alkali silica reaction (ASR)

Funding: 2018: $20,000
2017: $20,000

Project Member(s): Sirivivatnanon, V., Vessalas, K.

Funding or Partner Organisation: Cement & Concrete Association of New Zealand
Australian Research Council (ARC Industrial Transformation Research Hubs)
Cement & Concrete Association of New Zealand
Australian Research Council (ARC Industrial Transformation Research Hubs)

Start year: 2017

Publications:

Nsiah-Baafi, E, Vessalas, K, Thomas, P & Sirivivatnanon, V 2019, 'Investigation of Alkali Threshold Limits and Blended Aggregate in ASR Risk-Assessed Concretes', Concrete New Zealand Conference, ConcreteNZ, Dunedin, New Zealand.

Nsiah-Baafi, E, Vessalas, K, Thomas, P & Sirivivatnanon, V 2018, 'Mitigating Alkali Silica Reactions in the Absence of SCMs: A Review of Empirical Studies', The International Federation for Structural Concrete 5th International fib Congress, Melbourne.

FOR Codes: Construction Materials, Cement and Concrete Materials