HOT WEATHER CONCRETE

Below are valuable aritcles and publications on Hot Weather Concreting:

              

HOT WEATHER RESOURCE GUIDE

American Concrete Institute
www.concrete.org
ACI-305 Hot Weather Concreting

NRMCA CIP12 – Hot Weather Concreting
Link to Readable PDF
Available to purchase at www.nrmca.org

Portland Cement Association
www.cement.org

Concrete Network
www.concretenetwork.com

Aggregate and Ready Mix Association of Minnesota
www.armofmn.com/resources

Wisconsin Ready Mixed Concrete Association
www.wrmca.com

Iowa Ready Mixed Concrete Association www.iowareadymix.org

 

 

 

 

 

Hot weather is any combination of the following conditions that tends to impair the quality of freshly mixed concrete by accelerating the rate of moisture loss and rate of cement hydration, or otherwise causing detrimental results:

The following list of practices and measures to reduce or avoid the potential problems of hot weather concreting are:

Potential problems for concrete in the freshly mixed state are:

Potential deficiencies to concrete in the hardened state may include: