Techniques for internal water curing of concrete

Ole Mejlhede Jensen, Lura Pietro

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This paper gives an overview of different techniques for incorporation of internal curing water in concrete. Internal curing can be used to mitigate self-desiccation and self-desiccation shrinkage. Some concretes may need 50 kg/m3 of internal curing water for this purpose. The price of the internal curing water is in the approximate range 0.1-1 €/kg.
Original languageEnglish
JournalAdvances in Cement and Concrete
Issue number10-14
Pages (from-to)67-78
Publication statusPublished - 2003
EventConference on Advances in Cement and Concrete - Cooper Mountain, CO, United States
Duration: 10 Aug 200314 Aug 2003


ConferenceConference on Advances in Cement and Concrete
Country/TerritoryUnited States
City Cooper Mountain, CO


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