High Performance Concrete

Definition: concrete meeting special combinations of performance and uniformity requirements that cannot always be achieved routinely using conventional constituents and normal mixing, placing, and curing practices.- ACI Concrete Terminology


High-performance concrete (HPC) is concrete that has been designed to be more durable and, if necessary, stronger than conventional concrete. HPC mixtures are composed of essentially the same materials as conventional concrete mixtures, but the proportions are designed, or engineered, to provide the strength and durability needed for the structural and environmental requirements of the project. High-strength concrete is defined as having a specified compressive strength of 8000 psi (55 MPa) or greater. The value of 8000 psi (55 MPa) was selected because it represented a strength level at which special care is required for production and testing of the concrete and at which special structural design requirements may be needed.

JOURNAL Articles ON HIGH PERFORMANCE CONCRETE

Effect of Stirrups on Lateral Cyclic Behavior of Interior Glass Fiber-Reinforced Polymer-Reinforced Concrete Slab- Column Connections

Publication: Structural Journal
Date: 9/1/2020

Compressive Strength Development of Seawater-Mixed Concrete Subject to Different Curing Regimes

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 9/1/2020

Review of Residual Properties of Concrete under Freezing-and-Thawing Loading

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 9/1/2020

Performance of Ultra-High-Performance Concrete in Harsh Marine Environment for 21 Years

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 9/1/2020

Functional Characteristics of Ultra-High-Performance Concrete Comprising Various Fibers

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 9/1/2020

Reactivity and Performance of Alkali-Activated Yallourn Brown Coal Ash

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 9/1/2020

Experimental Investigation on the Force-Crack Quantification Model for HSRC Columns with Flexure–Shear and Shear Failure Modes

Publication: IJCSM
Date: 7/30/2020

Analysis of Interface Properties Between TRC and Concrete Under Chloride Attack Based on Fracture Energy

Publication: IJCSM
Date: 7/30/2020

Robustness of Ultra-High-Performance Concrete to Changes in Material Temperature

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 7/1/2020

Seismic Behavior of Hollow-Core Composite Bridge Columns Having Slender Inner Steel Tubes

Publication: Structural Journal
Date: 7/1/2020

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Practice oriented papers and articles ON HIGH PERFORMANCE CONCRETE

Optimization of partially prefabricated HyFRC slabs

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 10/1/2020

An experimental investigation on the post-cracking behaviour of Recycled Steel Fibre Reinforced Concrete

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 10/1/2020

Finite Element Analyses of Seismic Response of a 22-story RC Wall Building subjected to Drying Shrinkage Cracking and Application of SCRPCC

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 10/1/2020

Influence of chloride-initiated corrosion on the surface aspect of steel fibre reinforced cementitious composites

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 10/1/2020

Influence of the beam size on the residual strength of high performance fibre reinforced concrete

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 10/1/2020

An application oriented state-of-art and research-need perspective on self-healing fibre-reinforced cementitious composites

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 10/1/2020

Design of precast prestressed SFRC T-girders for accelerated sustainable bridge construction

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 10/1/2020

Characterization and Prediction of Microcracking in Reinforced UHPFRC Beams under Bending

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 10/1/2020

The behavior of concrete columns confined by UHP-FRCC jacketing

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 10/1/2020

Structural behavior of prestressed Ultra-High Performance Fibre-Reinforced Concrete beams with and without openings: comparison between experimental results and finite element modelling techniques

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 10/1/2020

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