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  • BS 8500-2(2006) : 2006

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    CONCRETE - COMPLEMENTARY BRITISH STANDARD TO BS EN 206-1 - PART 2: SPECIFICATION FOR CONSTITUENT MATERIALS AND CONCRETE

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  30-04-2015

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2006

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Introduction
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms, definitions, symbols and abbreviations
    4 Complementary requirements for constituent materials
    5 Complementary basic requirements for concrete
    6 Designated concrete
    7 Designed concrete
    8 Prescribed concrete
    9 Standardized prescribed concrete
    10 Proprietary concrete
    11 Delivery of fresh concrete
    12 Conformity testing and conformity criteria
    13 Production control
    14 Transport of concrete
    Annexes
    Annex A (normative) - Conformity procedure for
            combinations
    Annex B (normative) - Test method for determining
            the composition of RCA and RA
    Annex C (informative) - Example of the conformity
            procedure given in Annex A
    Annex D (informative) - Minimizing the risk of damaging
            alkali-silica reaction in concrete
    Bibliography
    Index

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    Describes constituent materials and concrete.

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    Committee B/517/1
    Development Note Supersedes BS 8500-2(2002) and 06/30133679 DC. To be used in conjunction with BS EN 206-1. (11/2006) 2006 Edition Re-Issued in October 2012 & incorporates AMD 1 2012. Supersedes 11/30241319 DC. (10/2012)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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    BS 5642-2(1983) : 1983 SILLS, COPINGS AND CAPPINGS - PART 2: SPECIFICATION FOR COPINGS AND CAPPINGS OF PRECAST CONCRETE, CAST STONE, CLAYWARE, SLATE AND NATURAL STONE
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