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Astm Revises Standards For Ready-Mixed Concrete

A heavily revised fourth edition of ASTM Standards for Ready-Mixed Concrete includes 38 ASTM standards, the Metric Practice Guide of Concrete and Concrete Aggregates, and the Manual of Aggregate and Concrete Testing. It features the principal specifications and test methods referenced in two benchmarks for cast-in-place construction

Source: ASTM International, West Conshohocken, Pa.

A heavily revised ASTM Standards for Ready-Mixed Concrete includes 38 ASTM standards, Metric Practice Guide of Concrete and Concrete Aggregates, and Manual of Aggregate and Concrete Testing. It features the principal specifications and test methods referenced in two benchmarks for cast-in-place construction, ASTM C94 Specification for Ready-Mixed Concrete and ASTM C685 Specification for Concrete Made by Volumetric Batching and Continuous Mixing. The document provides producers, specifiers, engineers, architects, contractors, builders and testing laboratories the latest information on material and mix production technology. ASTM Standards for Ready-Mixed Concrete: 4th Edition is available for $160 in print (275 pages, stock # CONCRETE10; ISBN: 978-0-8031-8626-2) or as an E-book (stock # CONCRETECD10; ISBN: 978-0-8031-8625-5); it can be ordered online, www.astm.org, or through ASTM Customer Relations, 610/832-9585; [email protected]