In today’s modern world of concrete, performance parameters are no longer solely restricted to the material’s
28 day compressive strength. Beyond strength and durability, there may be other properties of concrete that
are desirable on any given project.
More information is available in this section on:
- Lightweight concrete
- High-workability concrete
- High-strength concrete
- No-fines concrete
- Roller compacted concrete
- Sprayed concrete
- Water-resistant concrete
- Self-compacting concrete
Guidance on Special Concrete and Concrete Framed Buildings is also available from The Concrete Centre guide Concrete Framed Buildings.
This publication assists engineers in understanding the common challenges of building tall.
An all-you-need-to-know guide on the specification of sustainable concrete.
Guidance on how concrete can be used to achieve credits under the latest version of BREEAM NC:2014.
This book summarises the reference material that will be used in the design of reinforced concrete buildings to Eurocode 2.
This document provides information on the material and resource efficiency of concrete and masonry.
This guide sets out how concrete's attributes can be used to minimise CO2 emissions.
This eighth annual report report presents the concrete industry’s sustainability performance in 2014.
This publication explores the key themes of whole-life, including future flexibility, resilience and ease of maintenance.
This guide focuses on the use of concrete at Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre and its part in creating a low energy building.
This publication summarises the material used in the design of reinforced and prestressed concrete bridges using Eurocode 2