Mix Design

Mix Design

September 07, 2016

The part (tab) of the logic flowchart for the concrete mix design is presented and it contains:

 

  • a field that the user introduces the input data for cement, additions, admixtures, water, aggregates, etc.
  • a field of the output results including the aggregate content in order to achieve the mass balance requirements (the composition of 1 m3 of fresh concrete).


 

Pic. 1: Mix Design Tab

 


KEY INPUT FEATURES of the MIX DESIGN TAB:




Pic.2: Selection of every possible cement type (according to ENV-197)

 

 

Pic.3: Selection of Standard Cement Strength Class


 

Pic.4: Incorporation of Type I and Type II additions

 

 

Pic.5: Addition of Admixtures

 

 

Pic.6: Selection of Type and Size of Aggregates