Measurement of heat of hydration of cement with heat conduction calorimetry (NT BUILD 505)

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  • Report #: NT BUILD 505
  • Approved: December 2003
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This method directly measures the 3 or 7 days heat of hydration at 20oC on small samples of cement paste with water/cement-ratio 0.5. It can also be used as a basis for other types of measurements (Annex A).


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