CFP last date
20 March 2024
Call for Paper
April Edition
IJCA solicits high quality original research papers for the upcoming April edition of the journal. The last date of research paper submission is 20 March 2024

Submit your paper
Know more
Reseach Article

Review on Ground Granulated Blast-Furnace Slag as a Supplementary Cementitious Material

Published on October 2015 by Sagar R. Raut, P. P. Saklecha, and P. L. Nagtode
International Conference on Advancements in Engineering and Technology (ICAET 2015)
Foundation of Computer Science USA
ICQUEST2015 - Number 8
October 2015
Authors: Sagar R. Raut, P. P. Saklecha, and P. L. Nagtode
bbb763c4-53ef-46c5-84dc-90498173d8fa

Sagar R. Raut, P. P. Saklecha, and P. L. Nagtode . Review on Ground Granulated Blast-Furnace Slag as a Supplementary Cementitious Material. International Conference on Advancements in Engineering and Technology (ICAET 2015). ICQUEST2015, 8 (October 2015), 1-4.

@article{
author = { Sagar R. Raut, P. P. Saklecha, and P. L. Nagtode },
title = { Review on Ground Granulated Blast-Furnace Slag as a Supplementary Cementitious Material },
journal = { International Conference on Advancements in Engineering and Technology (ICAET 2015) },
issue_date = { October 2015 },
volume = { ICQUEST2015 },
number = { 8 },
month = { October },
year = { 2015 },
issn = 0975-8887,
pages = { 1-4 },
numpages = 4,
url = { /proceedings/icquest2015/number8/23027-2886/ },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
address = {New York, USA}
}
%0 Proceeding Article
%1 International Conference on Advancements in Engineering and Technology (ICAET 2015)
%A Sagar R. Raut
%A P. P. Saklecha
%A and P. L. Nagtode
%T Review on Ground Granulated Blast-Furnace Slag as a Supplementary Cementitious Material
%J International Conference on Advancements in Engineering and Technology (ICAET 2015)
%@ 0975-8887
%V ICQUEST2015
%N 8
%P 1-4
%D 2015
%I International Journal of Computer Applications
Abstract

The use of supplementary cementitious materials is well accepted because of the several improvements possible in the concrete mix, for overall economy. The present work is a support to use the waste product from steel industry is helpful in cement which also helps to reduce the carbon footprint. In recent years Blast Furnace Slag when replaced with cement has emerged as a major alternative to conventional concrete and has rapidly gain the concrete industry's attention due to its cement savings, energy savings, cost savings, socio-economic and environmental benefits. The present study reports the results of an experimental study, conducted to evaluate the strengths and strength efficiency factors of hardened concrete, by partially replacing the cement by various percentages of ground granulated blast furnace slag. The optimum GGBS replacement as cementitious material is characterized by high compressive strength, low heat of hydration, resistance to chemical attack, better workability, good durability and cost-effective. In this work we are going to study the effects of GGBS on the compressive strength of the cements concrete by replacing cement with GGBS by 10%, 15%, 20%, and 40%. This project work also includes the benefits of using GGBS and its effects on the cement and concrete properties and its durability, and its sustainability.

References
  1. ASTM C 989-940, Standard specification for ground granulated blast furnace slag for use in concrete and mortars.
  2. Higgins, D. (2007). Briefing: GGBS and Sustainability. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers Construction Materials 160 August 2007 Issue CM3, pp 99-101.
  3. ACI Committee 233R (1995). Ground Granulated Blast-Furnace Slag as a Cementitious Constituent in Concrete. American Concrete Institute, Farmington Hills, Mich.
  4. Thanongsak, N. , Watcharapong, W. , and Chaipanich. A. , (2009), "Utilization of fly ash with silica fume and properties of Portland cement–fly ash–silica fume concrete". Fuel, Volume 89, Issue 3, March 2010, Pages 768-774.
  5. Abdullah A. Almusallam, HamoudBeshr, Mohammed Maslehuddin, Omar S. B. Al- Amoudi,, "Effect of silica fume on the mechanical properties of low quality coarse aggregate concrete", Cement & Concrete Composites 26 (2004) 891–900
  6. Chen, E. Y. (2006). Application of GGBS in China. Second Global Slag Conference and Exhibition, 20-22 November 2006, Bangkok, Thailand.
  7. K. SuvarnaLatha, et al. (2012), Estimation of GGBS and HVFA Strength Efficiencies in Concrete with Age, International Journal of Engineering and Advanced Technology (IJEAT) ISSN: 2249 – 8958, Volume-2, Issue-2, December 2012
  8. Use of GGBS Concrete Mixes for Aggressive Infrastructural applications, UCD School of Architecture, Landscape and Civil Engineering Dublin. Project Code IP/2008/0540
  9. K. Ganesh Babu and V. Sree Rama Kuma, Efficiency of GGBS in concrete, Ocean Engineering Centre, Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai 600036,India Received 28 May 1999; accepted 30 March 2000.
  10. VuteSirivivatnanon CSIRO(2003), C. T. Tam National University of Singapore and D. W. S. Ho National University of Singapore (2003).
Index Terms

Computer Science
Information Sciences

Keywords

Ground Granulated Blast Furnace Slag Cement Concrete Compressive Strength.