CEMENT: USE OF CEMENT, ORDINARY PORTLAND CEMENT, CHEMICAL CONSTITUENTS OF CEMENT, HYDRATION OF CEMENT, SETTING TIME OF CEMENT, STRUCTURE OF HYDRATED CEMENT

CEMENT Cement is a binder, a substance that sets and hardens and can bind other materials together. Cements used in construction can be characterized as being either hydraulic or non-hydraulic, depending upon the ability of the cement to be used in the presence of water. Non-hydraulic cement will not set in wet conditions or underwater, rather it sets … Read more

CEMENT: Use of Cement, Types of Cements, Composition of Cement clinker, Hydration of Cement and Various tests on cement

CEMENT Cement is a binder, a substance that sets and hardens and can bind other materials together. Cements used in construction can be characterized as being either hydraulic or non-hydraulic, depending upon the ability of the cement to be used in the presence of water. Non-hydraulic cement will not set in wet conditions or underwater, … Read more