code CB556
credit_hours 3
title Concrete Technology
arbic title
prequisites CB352
credit hours 3
Description/Outcomes Concrete workability and consistency - Concrete manufacturing -Mixing, transporting and casting of concrete - Properties of hardened concrete - Compacting and curing of concrete - Expansion joints -Concrete admixtures - Concrete durability - Design of concrete mixtures - Evaluation of concrete strength - Ready mix concrete - Hot weather concrete curing.
arabic Description/Outcomes
objectives The objective of this course is to emphasize the importance of concrete technology in construction.
arabic objectives
ref. books •Concrete: Structure, properties, and Materials by P.K.Mehta and P.J. Monterio Publisher: 2nd Edition, Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs,USA, Latest Edition.rn•Manual for concrete practice by American Concrete institute Publisher: Parts 1 5, detroit, USA, Latest Edition.rn•Concrete by M.Sidney and Y.Francis Publisher: printice-Hall, Inc. Englewood cliffes, N.J.07632. Latest Edition.rn
arabic ref. books
textbook Properties of concrete by M Neville Publisher: longman scientific and technical, England, Latest Edition.
arabic textbook
objective set combined
content set combined
Course Content
content serial Description
1 Week No.1: Concrete workability and consistency.
2 Week No.2: Concrete manufacturing.
3 Week No.3: Mixing, transporting and casting of concrete.
4 Week No.4: Properties of hardened concrete.
5 Week No.5: Compacting and curing of concrete.
6 Week No.6: Expansion joints.
7 Week No.7: Concrete admixtures.
8 Week No.8: Concrete durability (1.2.3).
9 Week No.9: Concrete durability (1.2.3).continued
10 Week No.10: Concrete durability (1.2.3).continued
11 Week No.11: Design of concrete mixtures.
12 Week No.12: Evaluation of concrete strength.
13 Week No.13: Ready mix concrete.
14 Week No.14: Hot weather concreting.
15 Week No.15: Hot weather concreting. continued
16 Week No.16: Final Exam.