Define Curing Of Concrete || Necessity of Curing - Civil Engineering

Friday, 20 April 2018

Define Curing Of Concrete || Necessity of Curing

Definition Of Curing Of concrete

The process of keeping the concrete surface moist for a certain period after its finishing is called curing.


Define Curing Of Concrete ||  Necessity of Curing

Necessity of curing

Curing prompts continuous hydration of cement and there by helps in acquiring full strength .curing also helps in improving :
The durability,
Impermeability ,
Weather resisting qualities, 
And reduces shrinkage.

If curing is not done properly complete hydration of cement will not take place .Due to this concrete will not acquire its full strength and shrinkage cracks will be developed.

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