The lower scaling resistance of fly ash concrete is more pronounced in lean concretes (low cementitious material content) or concretes with high levels of cement replaced with fly ash. The results showed that the use of fly ash as partial replacement of Portland cement enhanced the mixing of paste resulting in a uniform mix and reduced amount of, Join ResearchGate to discover and stay up-to-date with the latest research from leading experts in, Access scientific knowledge from anywhere. Pervious Concrete (PC) has long been used in surface runoff management. The used sand was medium sand with the maximum size of coarse aggregate was 20 mm. Briefly, in high-volume fly ash concrete, the water and cement content are kept low at about 115 and 155 kg/m3 of concrete, respectively, and the proportion of fly ash in the total cementitious materials content ranges from 55 to 60 percent. Application of the formula to the test data in published literature, indicate that it can estimate the compressive strength of concrete containing different levels of sand replacement by fly ash. This, of course, assumes an adequate air-void system is present in the concrete and that proper construction practices are adhered to. Fly ash affects the plastic properties of concrete by improving workability, reducing water demand, controlling bleeding, and lowering the heat of hydration. As for all materials of mineral origin, fly ash contains natural radionuclides such as ²²⁶Ra, ²³²Th and ⁴⁰K which contribute to radiation exposure. As the definition, hydration reaction of fly ash in high-str, ACI-232.2R-33, Use of Fly Ash in Concrete, 2002, ACI Co, T.R. This research investigates the maximum percent of fly ash to replace part of Orginal Portland Cement (OPC) in producing high strength concrete. Fly ash has also been used as embankment and mine fill, and it has i… All rights reserved. Non-hazardous waste materials and by-products which are mostly landfilled can be used in making concrete and similar construction materials. amounts fly ash and recycled aggregate. © 2019 Portland Cement Association. and 28 days periods reveal that 7 days strengths at par with the control concrete can be achieved in OPC-FA mix by MK addition. to predict strength development of SCC. A three-day tower cycle schedule was called for instead of the typical five-day cycle and, because of stripping and finishing delays often associated with concrete with high levels of fly ash, the contractor limited the amount of fly ash used in the suspended slabs. Ninety-nine percent of that was locked up in fly ash ponds, landfills and concrete. International Concrete Special Publication 144, p. 1-30 (1994). Currently, more than 50 percent of the concrete placed in the U.S. contains fly ash. The aggregate size also had a significant effect on the strength of pervious concrete. This paper presents the properties of pervious concrete containing high-calcium fly ash. In the current work, it has been observed that the replacement of cement with FA beyond 20% combined with CT of 10%, has an adverse effect on the compressive strength of concrete, International Concrete Special Publication 144. Test results indicate significant improvement in the strength properties of High grade concrete by the addition of pozzolanic material as partial replacement of ordinary Portland cement, and can be effectively used in structural concrete. He indicated that as a result of the report, the design engineers changed the concrete pavement specification to require 25%-35% Type F or N fly ash (or 40%-50% ground granulated blast-furnace slag) in all concrete for pavements, and they anticipate … This research investigates the maximum percent of fly ash to replace part of Orginal Portland Cement (OPC) in producing high strength concrete. The ratio of fly ash to cement was kept at about 1.25. There are each two students from both undergraduate and master programs were involved in this research forr their final project and thesis. www.cement.org. Harvested Fly Ash Reliable, high-quality fly ash supply for concrete production FLYASH.COM Imagery ©2019 Google, Imagery ©Maxar Technologies, PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources-PAMAP/USGS, USDA Farm Service Agency, Map data ©2019 development at early age cured under standard curing temperature. The present study is aimed to investigate variation of natural radionuclides (²²⁶Ra, ²³²Th and ⁴⁰K) in Ordinary Portland Cement due to variation in the concentration of fly ash. Therefore the use of fly ash in structural concrete may bring a substantial saving in cement consumption and over all cost of concrete production. 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Dosage rates vary depending on the type of fly ash and its reactivity level. It is sometimes referred as chimney ash and hopper ash. Notable reduction has been observed in the chosen midpoint categories up to 38% in climate change, up to 32.6% in human toxicity, up to 33.6% in ozone depletion, up to 31.9% in agriculture land occupation, water depletion up to 34.3%, fossil depletion up to 34.8%, particulate matter up to 35.4%, and metal depletion up to 25.2%. Fly ash usually has a tendency r e ta d h time of sett ing of c en re lave to sim r concrete made without fly ash. A reference mixture without fly ash was proportioned to have 28-day design strength of 35 MPa. Fly ash can replace up to 50% of the Portland cement required to manufacture concrete. This study examines the feasibility of combined utilization of FA and CT in concrete as a partial replacement of cement by assessing compressive strength, cost, and environmental impact. The maximum compressive strength is observed at 20% addition of fly ash. Especially when fly ash is used at higher levels, problems are frequently encountered with extended setting times and slow strength development, leading to low early-age strengths and delays in the rate of construction. For this purpose, seven cement–fly ash mixtures were experimentally tested for radiological content with NaI(Tl) gamma spectrometer. Many researchers have found that the incorporation of industrial by-products such as fly ash as in producing concrete can improve properties in both fresh and hardened state of concrete. 35 MPa on one-day of the fly ash concrete with water-binder ratio of 0.30 by replacing cement up to 15%. OPC is replaced by 10%, 13% and 16 % MK while 15% FA is uniformly used in all the mixtures. 15% – 35% of fly ash replacement is general for structural concrete. Based upon the test results, it is concluded that regardless of the type of fly ash and the cements used, the air-entrained high-volume fly ash concrete exhibited excellent durability characteristics in the tests investigated. The main objective was to decrease the environmental footprint of alkali-activated materials through the reuse of industrial residues. The research aims to find out the suitable mixes for both normal and high strength of self-compacting concrete (SCC), develops models, Fly ash (FA) acts as a partial replacement material for both Portland cement and fine aggregate. According to the graph in Figure 1, the 30% replacement of fly-ash in the G25 concrete mixes develops the highest strength and this is followed by 40%, 20%, 50% and 60%. Concrete mixes incorporating ground granulated blast furnace slag (GGBS) has The project was considered a great success. Many researchers have found that the incorporation of industrial by-products such as fly ash as in producing concrete can improve properties in both fresh and hardened state of concrete. & Francis. The compressive strength and flexural strength of pervious concrete with large aggregate were higher than that with small aggregate. Scaling of concrete containing fly ash increases as the water-to-cementitious materials ratio increases. Such concrete has lower heat of hydration and chloride diffusivity than the equivalent plain cement concrete or concrete prepared with lower fly ash contents. It is believed to be due to its slower strength The water to binder ratios of 0.19, 0.22, and 0.25, designed void ratios of 15, 20, and 25%, and fly ash replacements of 10, 20, and 30% were used. , IS548, Portland Cement Association, Skokie, IL, 2007, 24 pages. The average tensile splitting strength of the fly ash concrete was 2.22 MPa (323 psi). The times of setting were generally delayed up to a certain level of cement replacement with fly ash. From the measured gamma-ray spectra, radium equivalent, hazard indices, gamma index, annual effective and gonadal dose were determined. The percentages of fly ash to the total of a binder, which were used in this research, were 0, 10, 15, 20, 25 and 30%; while the super platicizer used was typed Naptha 511P. The results demonstrated the dual effects of fly ash in concrete: (i) act as a micro-aggregate and (ii) being a pozzolana. All four pozolanic materials were replaced with three percentages (4%, 6%, and 8%) of pozzolanic material by weight. The only exception was the deicing salt-scaling test in which the performance of the concretes investigated was less than satisfactory. The mix with 10% MK gives highest 7 days compressive strength. 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The other one percent (approximately 130 tons) was vaporized into the atmosphere. : Civil engineering; Porous concrete; Coal fly ash; Fine sawdust; Industrial waste; Partial cement replacement; Internal curing. The use of curing compounds (membranes) reduces scaling; especially that of fly ash concrete. Concrete mixtures utilizing high volumes of fly ash as a percentage by weight of total cementitious materials may be awarded points because using fly ash to replace portland cement reduces cement production, which in turn reduces the CO2 emissions associated with the production of portland cement. Bangka Island, Indonesia: Faculty of Engineering, Sriwija. Using fly ash in concrete is environmentally beneficial because it reduces the Portland cement (a major contributor of CO2) required in concrete. This research was conducted to find out the effect of fly ash as a part replacement of cement to the strength development of high strength concrete at early ages. Concrete structures are used to provide support for types of machinery, staff, and products of oil and gas… The results showed that the replacement cement up to 25 % of the total weight of binder resulted compressive strength higher than the minimum strength at one day of high-strength concrete. Other innovative products such as fly ash bricks, Fly ash is commonly used in concrete in replacements ranging from 0 to 30 percent by mass of the total cementitious material. not gained popularity in fast track construction. Higher levels (30% to 50%) have been used in massive struc- [8] examined the effect of 35 to 55 percent (by mass) of Class C fly ash on time of setting. Fly ash can be used as prime material in many cement-based products, such as poured concrete, concrete block, and brick. Subsequently, the concrete has been designed for 30 MPa target strength as per IS 10262:2009 for different mix proportions of FA and CT. © 2008-2021 ResearchGate GmbH. Fly ash or flue ash, also known as pulverised fuel ash in the United Kingdom, is a coal combustion product that is composed of the particulates (fine particles of burned fuel) that are driven out of coal-fired boilers together with the flue gases.Ash that falls to the bottom of the boiler's combustion chamber (commonly called a firebox) is called bottom ash. Morphology and constituent minerals of FA and CT have been identified to understand the utilization potential. Results of the research showed that there was no delay in gaining the required early age strength of high strength concrete i.e. In this study, the use of desulphurization dust (DeS-dust) generated as a waste material during steel-making process, as an alternative activator to commercial sodium hydroxide in ground granulated blast furnace slag (GGBFS) alkali activation is proposed. Beyond this level, which was about 60 percent, rapid setting occurred. The compressive strength and flexural strengths at 28 days were still higher than 85% of the control concrete. One of the most common uses of fly ash is in Portland cement concrete pavement or PCC pavement. Fly ash reduces concretes’ permeability and increases its resistance to sulfate attack and alkali-silica reaction. The water binder ratios used in mixes were 0.25 and 0.30; while the superplasticiser used was type Naptha 511P. The tests for compressive strength, splitting tensile strength and flexural strength at 7 days. The durability of the concrete with fly ash is discussed here. Even if global coal consumption had not increased in the last few decades, over 3600 tons of radioactive material will have been vaporized in that span, a portion of which is reactor grade fissionable materials. The benefits that are 1 and 2). However, research has shown that using a 50 percent or greater replacement of fly ash can have a wide range of benefits. Joshi and R.P. For example, the amount of fly ash was limited to 20 percent in the slabs on grade because they were placed in the winter. The use of fly ash in concrete gave many benefits not only to prove the strength and performance of the concrete, but also enables us to overcome landfill problem due to fly ash, which was a waste material produced from coal combustion. The results indicate that binders from alternative activator performed better, achieving a 28 days maximum strength of 33 MPa compared to 25 MPa for the sodium hydroxide activated slag. Proc. Several industrial wastes apparently contain properties that could aid the increase in strength of PC such as coal fly ash and fine sawdust. 138 MPa (20000 psi) [6]. The water requirement for obtaining the designated slump (2 in., 5cm) of all concrete mixtures containing fly ash was reduced by 5 to 10 percent. IS Codes shows Permissible Limits for adding Fly Ash for various Types of Cements.There are 20 Types of Cements in India.The common Cements are 33,43,53 Grades which are covered as per IS Code 269,8112,12269. Never use fly ash in concentrations of 10 percent or less in concrete that is susceptible to alkali-aggregate reaction because it many actually increase the rate and amount of the phenomenon. Naik and S.S. Singh. This paper presents the results of investigations to determine the various durability aspects of high-volume fly ash concrete using eight fly ashes and two portland cements from U.S. sources. Dr. Arnie Rosenberg is a former research director at Grace Construction Products and now a guest researcher at the National Institute for Standards and Testing, working on the characterization of fly ash. Mehta. This paper presents the results of a laboratory study on high strength concrete prepared with large volumes of low calcium fly ash. The amount of fly ash was optimized on the basis of the requirements of the concrete specification, the construction schedule and the temperature. The compressive strength and flexural strength of pervious concrete were slightly reduced with an increase in fly ash replacement level, while the abrasion resistance increased due mainly to the pozzolanic and filler effects. ACI materials journal, Waste materials and by-products in concrete. P.K. This aspect was investigated and a formula to predict the compressive strength of concrete at 28 day is suggested, The present study investigates different replacement percentages of metakaolin (MK) in ternary blends of ordinary portland cement (OPC), fly ash (FA) and MK for achieving high early strengths in cement concrete. obtained when using GGBS in concrete such as economic, sustainability and durability are The objective of this study is to evaluate material properties of concrete containing varying amounts fly ash and RCA. The cement was Type I, which was Bosowa Cement produced by PT Bosowa. discussed. Microsilica addition to the optimum mixes reduces the rate of efflorescence and increases the setting time. Concrete containing fly ash is generally less resistant to scaling when subjected to freezing and thawing in the presence of deicer salts. All rights reserved. Today, concrete mixes in which up to 25 percent of the cement is replaced with fly ash are common, and some concrete makers are replacing as much as 50 percent. Fly ash concrete is more likely to provide satisfactory scaling performance if the water-cementitious materials ratio does not exceed 0.45 and the level of fly ash does not exceed about 25 percent. In general, initial and final times of setting of concretes were greatly affected by both source and fly ash content. In response to the need for more sustainable alternative binders to replace OPC, different methods have been extensively studied and proposed, such as the partial substitution and blending of OPC with supplementary cementitious materials (SCM). Such an improvement was also reflected in the results of the mercury intrusion porosimetry (MIP) test. The strength of fly ash concrete on one-day with same water binder ratio and the percentage of fly ash of 20 and 25% did not achieve the required strength for high strength concrete. This book gives a summary of this usage: one chapter is devoted to each material, comprising an introduction, chemical and physical properties, usage potential, and the impact of the material on the various properties of concrete. Scaling generally increases with increasing fly ash content, especially at high levels of replacement (~40 to 50 percent). It was clearly shown that the overall efficiency of fly ash cannot be adequately predicted using a single efficiency factor at all percentages of replacements. This paper presents the results of an experimental work carried out to evaluate the compressive strength and water permeability and rapid chloride permeability of high grade concrete which cement was partially replaced with superfine fly ash, GGBFS, Microsilica, and Metakaolin. The waste materials and by-products covered in the book are; granulated blast furnace slag, metakaolin, waste and recycled plastics, scrap-tire, waste glass, coal fly ash, rice husk ash, municipal solid waste ash, wood ash, volcanic ash, cement kiln dust and foundry sand. The experimental results showed that concrete with a 28-day compressive strength of 80 MPa could be obtained with a water-to-binder (w/b) ratio of 0.24, with a fly ash content of 45%. The splitting tensile strength for Portland cement concretes can be estimated as one- tenth of the compressive strength 5 Thus, the experimentally determined splitting tensile strength was 30 percent below the value predicted by … This project was carried out to investigate the effect of fly ash obtained from various sources. Fly-ash mixtures were proportioned to contain fly ash in the range of 0 to 100 percent by mass of the cementitious medium. In general, the test results showed that PC with CFA and FSD as additives in PC gained enough strength to be considered for field application. But higher concentrations of fly ash require increased testing, because the results can vary. More than 50% replacement is used in mass concrete structures like concrete gravity dams as well as roller compacted concrete pavements. The effect of replacing 35 to 50 percent of cement by fly ash on workability, water requirement, bleeding, and setting time of lean concrete mixtures was investigated, using two ASTM Class F and two ASTM Class C fly ashes.Workability of all concrete mixtures containing fly ash was found to be better than that of the control mixtures (without fly ash). A substitution of 30 per cent fly ash may result in a reduction of 50-60% heat of hydration. Historically, fly ash has been used in concrete at levels ranging from 15% to 25% by mass of the cementitious material component.The actual amount used varies widely depending on the application, the properties of the fly ash, specification limits, and the geographic location and climate. Also, microstructural studies using scanning electron microscopy (SEM), x-ray diffraction (XRD) and thermogravimetric analysis (TGA) show both samples having comparable gel formation and structure. The percentages of fly ash used as cement replacement were 0, 10, 15, 20 and 25%. But one of its major drawbacks is its low strength. Fly ash is a byproduct from coal-fired power plants that is frequently used as an admixture in concrete to replace a portion of the Portland cement. The rate and volume of the bleeding water was either higher or about the same compared with the control mixture, depending on the type of fly ash and the mix proportions.Setting time was delayed for both fly ash types and at all levels of fly ash substitution compared with the control mixture; initial setting time was delayed from 20 min up to 4 hrs and 20 min, and the final setting time from 1 hour up to 5 hrs and 15 min, depending on the type and the amount of fly ash used. From Table 1 the compressive strength is up to 31.85 N/mm2 and 43.25 N/mm2 at 7 and 28 days. Because fly ash concrete is a bit different in color than straight portland cement concrete (fly ash concrete is often beige rather than gray), color charts will not be completely accurate. Road construction projects using PCC can use a great deal of concrete, and substituting fly ash provides significant economic benefits. In the closely watched category of fly ash used in concrete, utilization in 2012 remained level at 11.8 million tons, up by 44,000 tons over 2011 and below 12.6 million tons in 2008. Keywords: strength development, fly ash, early age strength, high strength, and water binder ratio. Thus, their utilization is a possible solution that could address the low-strength issues of PC along with industrial waste disposal management. Fly ash in concrete: production, properties and uses. This study was conducted to investigate the laboratory and field performance of PC while incorporating coal fly ash (CFA) as partial cement replacement and fine sawdust (FSD) as internal curing agent and filler admixture. It was also noted that the strength contribution of fly ash in concrete was better than in the equivalent cement/fly ash pastes suggesting the fly ash had improved the interfacial bond between the paste and the aggregates in the concrete. The gamma index exceeded unity for samples with fly ash concentration greater than or equal to 20% by mass. 9. superplasticizer used in the mixture. Widely used in the UK to increase the strength of concrete, fly ash is also used to improve workability of fresh concrete and reduce water demand, shrinkage and permeability of the finished product. Fly Ash is used as an admixture in concrete. Radium equivalent for samples ranged from 209.53 Bq kg⁻¹ to 336.06 Bq kg⁻¹ with a mean of 265.41 Bq kg⁻¹. Fly ash is used in concrete as an admixture as well as in cement. Its use is beneficial for a number of reasons. Fly ash can be used to improve workability and pumpability of concrete. The test results showed that at lower w/b ratios, the contribution to strength by the fly ash was higher than in the mixes prepared with higher w/b ratios. The use of concrete in aggressive environmental conditions has been increased substantially. Thomas, M. D. A., Optimizing the Use of Fly Ash in Concrete, IS548, Portland Cement Association, Skokie, IL, 2007, 24 pages. Lohtia, Fly ash in concrete: production, properties and uses. There is a significant improvement in the compressive strength of concrete because of the high pozzolanic nature of the fly ash and its void filling ability (Fig. 1903, 030012-1–030012-5; https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5011519, power generating (PLTU) Mpanau Palu with chem, The specimens were tested at 3, 7, 21 and 28, continuously developed at later ages, as so, Concrete, 2004, ASTM International: West Conshohocken, PA 19428, 2016. In addition, concretes containing fly ash are often reported to be more susceptible to surface scaling when exposed to deicing chemicals than portland cement concrete. The durability aspects investigated included resistance to the repeated cycles of freezing and thawing (ASTM C 666 Procedure A), the deicing salt-scaling resistance (ASTM C 672), the resistance to the chloride-ion penetration (AASHTO T 277-83) and the determination of water permeability coefficient. For this reason, when using color on a job it is always a good idea for the contractor to make a mock-up sample with the same concrete mix he will use on the actual job. Improvement (up to 8.27% compared to the control mix) in the compressive strength has been observed at combined replacement of 10% FA and 5% CT. It is shown that, fly ash concrete with 25 percent replacement by mass and under the condition of water to cementitious materials of less than 0.50, exhibit satisfactory performance under freezing and thawing and wetting and dying conditions. Typically, Class F fly ash is used at dosages of 15 to 25 percent by mass of cement material, while Class C fly ash is used at dosages of 15 to 40 percent. The main benefit of fly ash for concrete is that it not only reduces the amount of non-durable calcium hydroxide (lime), but in the process converts it into calcium silicate hydrate (CSH), which is the strongest and most durable portion of the paste in concrete. The strength of fly ash concrete on one-day with same water binder ratio and the percentage of fly ash of 20 and 25% did not achieve the required strength for high strength concrete. Initial time of setting increased about 1hr … Fly ash can mix with the concrete even at the batching plant. Aside from offering environmental advantages by re-using industry waste, adding fly ash also improves the overall performance and quality of concrete. Fly Ash Concrete becoming more popular in the construction industry due to the advantages of adding fly ash to the concrete. This, of course, assumes an adequate air-void system is present in the concrete and that proper construction practices are adhered to. The cost of fly ash is negligible. Case 3- PPC plus additional fly ash in concrete mix - Similar to case 1, here too the total quantity of fly ash and cement has to be calculated, and the percentage of cement replaced is the quantity of fly ash divided by total quantity. 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