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A coal-based product could replace sand in concrete

Discovery could be part of a solution to the looming ‘sand crisis’.

A new method to confirm carbon capture in concrete

Confirming CO2 origins could be useful for emissions trading.

Coffee provides a performance boost for concrete

Waste coffee grounds can improve concrete.

Concrete could turn into an effective carbon sink using new additives

New carbonation pathways for creating more environmentally friendly concrete.

Researchers reused concrete to build a footbridge

Building out of concrete but without pouring concrete.

Intelligent concrete could enable highways and bridges to repair themselves

With an idea is to make infrastructure adaptive, sustainable, and resilient, scientists at Purdue University are developing a technology called Intelligent concrete that would...

Bendable, cement-free concrete to better withstand natural disasters

Scientists at the Swinburne University of Technology in Melbourne, Australia, have developed a new type of concrete that can bend under load, potentially making...

The next generation of ultra-high-performance fiber-reinforced concrete

The first tech transfer will take place in 2020 when it will be used to reinforce a bridge.

3D Printing to Create Concrete Components

Generally, the Casting process is used to create concrete components. Yet, the shape required spots critical confinements on plan conceivable outcomes. 3D printing now gives...

A Concrete Solution

Concrete materials are widely used manufactured materials for construction. However, the mixture leads to almost 6 percent of global carbon emissions. Still, the use of...

Concrete Construction Waste Can Help Rid The Air Of Sulfur Dioxide

Concrete involves aggregates, that consists of strong bonding of water and cement. Aggregate is a structural material consisting of a hard, chemically inert particulate...

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