Mix Design / Materials / Testing

Nov
15
Mix Design Spreadsheet

This spreadsheet provides an easy to use tool to develop RCC Mix Designs following the Soil Compaction Method. It allows you to evaluate multiple aggregate combinations and then helps you incorporate the information obtained from the Modified Proctor to develop the Final Mix Design.

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PCA RCC Density

Jan
01
RCC Mechanical Property Density Affects

Materials and mix designs from two industrial paving projects were used to prepare specimens for comparison. Results indicated that the gyratory compactor produced specimens with RCC mechanical property density affects consistent with those achieved in the field.
Source: PCA, Nader Amer, Christopher Storey, and Norbert J. Delatte, Jr.

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Jan
01
RCC Density Principles & Practices

A key to design and construction using RCC is the application of density testing procedures for both laboratory and field density that is representative of in-place conditions. Several test methods developed over the last 20 years are described in this publication.
Source: Portland Cement Association

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