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Chapter 4 - Producing Silica-Fume Concrete
Preventing Plastic-Shrinkage Cracking

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This section of the presentation describes the measures that can be taken to prevent plastic shrinkage cracking in silica fume concrete. These measures include fogging during placement, using an evaporation retarder during breaks in the placing sequence, and applying curing compound as soon as the surface texture has been completed.