an investigation on adding polypropylene concrete fibers

An Investigation on Adding Polypropylene Fibers to ...

polypropylene fibers improves the plain concrete properties including splitting tensile strength, first-crack strength and impact resistance [17]. Alhozaimy et al. [18] observed that an additional amount of %0.1 polypropylene fibers in the plan concrete had %44 increase in flexural toughness of the concrete

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An Investigation on Adding Polypropylene Fibers to ...

Dec 01, 2012  Berke, N.S. , and Dallaire, M.P. , The effect of low addition rates of polypropylene fibres on plastic shrinkage cracking and mechanical properties of concrete, in: Fiber Reinforced Concrete Developments and Innovations, ACI SP-142, 1994: 19 – 42. Google Scholar

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(PDF) An Investigation on Adding Polypropylene Fibers to ...

An Investigation on Adding Polypropylene Fibers to Reinforce Lightweight Cement Composites (LWC) December 2012 Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics 7(4):13-21

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[PDF] An Investigation on Adding Polypropylene Fibers to ...

The influence of polypropylene fibers has been studied in different proportioning and fiber length to improve the performance characteristics of the lightweight cement composites. Fibers used in two different lengths (6mm and 12mm) and fiber proportions (0.15% and 0.35%) by cement weight in the mixture design. Hardened concrete properties such as: 7- and 28-day compressive strength, splitting ...

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AN EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION ON PROPERTIES OF

AN EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION ON PROPERTIES OF CONCRETE BY THE ADDITION OF POLYPROPYLENE FIBER 4S. 1Venkada priya , S. Dhamodharan2 G. Mohana Sundaram3, K. Rahul Pandian 1Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Velammal College of Engineering and Technology, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

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SaetaEquina Polypropylene Fiber - Geotextile fiber ...

The influence of polypropylene fibers has been studied in different proportioning and fiber length to improve the performance characteristics of the lightweight cement composites. Fibers used in two different lengths (6mm and 12mm) and fiber proportions (0.15% and 0.35%) by cement weight in the mixture design. Hardened concrete properties such as: 7- and 28-day compressive strength, splitting ...

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Experimental Investigation on Polypropylene Fiber ...

evaluate the effects of polypropylene fiber addition on fresh state characteristics of Self-Consolidating Concrete (SCC) mixes, and investigate the effects of polypropylene fiber on some hardened properties of SCC. In this research, concrete mixes were added with polypropylene fiber of 0%, 0.05%, 0.10%, and 0.15% volume fraction.

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AN EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION ON PROPERTIES OF

AN EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION ON PROPERTIES OF CONCRETE BY THE ADDITION OF POLYPROPYLENE FIBER 4S. 1Venkada priya , S. Dhamodharan2 G. Mohana Sundaram3, K. Rahul Pandian 1Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Velammal College of Engineering and Technology, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

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7.4.3-R.Bagherzadeh[1].pdf - An Investigation on Adding ...

Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics 13 Volume 7, Issue 4 – 2012 An Investigation on Adding Polypropylene Fibers to Reinforce Lightweight Cement Composites (LWC) Roohollah Bagherzadeh, Ph.D, Hamid Reza Pakravan, Abdol-Hossein Sadeghi, Masoud Latifi, Ali Akbar Merati ATMT Research Institute, Textile Eng. Department, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, IRAN Correspondence

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An experimental investigation on the integral ...

Jul 10, 2019  Therefore, adding PF into the concrete has an adverse influence on the workability of fresh concrete. This phenomenon was also reported by other studies , , . Tabatabaeian et al. also explained that polypropylene fibers drop the slump due to high water absorption of organic fibers . Download : Download high-res image (161KB)

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EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION ON POLYPROPYLENE FIBER ...

in the concrete. Polypropylene fiber Use of polypropylene fiber reduces the shrinkage and control cracks. In this experimental investigation, Fiber of length 20mm is used. The polypropylene fiber was collected from Siddha Chemicals, Pune. The polypropylene fiber was

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AN INVESTIGATION ON EFFECT OF USING PP FIBERS AND ...

CD07-005 AN INVESTIGATION ON EFFECT OF USING PP FIBERS AND DIFFERENT CEMENTITIOUS MATERIALS ON MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF EPS CONCRETE A. Sadrmomtazi1, M.A. Mirgozar Langeroudi 2, A. Fasihi3, A.K. Haghi4 1Assistant professor, Dept of Civil Engg, Faculty of Engg, University of Guilan, Rasht, Iran 2,3M.S. Student, Dept of Civil Engg, Faculty

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(PDF) Experimental Investigation of Polypropylene Fiber in ...

Roohollah Bagherzadeh(2012),‖An Investigation on Adding Polypropylene Fibers to Reinforce Lightweight Cement Composites(LWC)‖ Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics., V-7,Issue 4.

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A STUDY AND INVESTIGATION ON STRENGTH PARAMETERS

samples with added Polypropylene fibers of 0.3% showed better results in comparison with the others. I. INTRODUCTION 1.1 GENERAL The term fiber reinforced concrete (FRC) is defined as a concrete made of hydraulic cements containing fine or fine and coarse aggregates and discontinuous discrete fibers. Inherently concrete is brittle under tensile

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-ISSN(O) 2395 4396 AN EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION ON

cement and polypropylene fiber used 0% ,0.5% and 1% by volume of cement. The aim of this study is to evaluate the feasibility of using waste material like Nano-silica and polypropylene fiber. In this Research work, a suitable mix proportion with polypropylene fibers and Nano-silica in concrete that elevates the strength. Nano-

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Influence of Polypropylene Fiber on Strength of Concrete

to the fact that the polypropylene fiber will effectively hold the micro cracks in concrete mass. The percentage increase in the compressive strength for the cubes with polypropylene fiber 1%, 1.5% and 2% compared to the cubes without polypropylene fiber are 4%, 5.6% and 12 % respectively.

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Investigation on mechanical properties and microstructure ...

Aug 15, 2016  Adding fibers in LWC mixture is known as an effective method to improve its strength and toughness , . Among the various types of fibers, the steel fiber and Polypropylene (PP) fibers have been widely used , , . Most studies showed that the improving effect of steel fiber is superior than that of PP fiber on the properties of LWC in terms of ...

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Investigation on Hybrid Concrete Using Steel and ...

investigation. Steel fibers of 1% and polypropylene fibers 0.035% were added together to from hybrid concrete. Mechanical properties such as compressive strength split tensile test and flexural strength. Hybridization refers to combination of different types of fibers. The purpose of combining the fibers

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(PDF) AN EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION ON STRENGTH

The properties of aggregates used 4.3.3 Polypropylene Fibers Polypropylene Fibers with 0.025 mean diameter (Neglazable)and Length of 25 mm was used at a volume fraction of 0%, 0.5% and 1%.of its weight 4.3.4 Water The requirements of water used for mixing and curing shall conform to the requirements given in IS: 456-2000.

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EFFECT OF POLYPROPYLENE FIBERS ON THE MECHANICAL ...

use, which mixes the concrete with the addition of discrete fibers [2, 3]. The concrete-reinforcing fibers include metal, polymer, and various others. Among the polymer fibers, the polypropylene fibers enjoy popularity in the domain of concrete [4, 5] and the nylon fibers show a rising acceptance[6, 7].

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Experimental and Investigation of Hybrid Fiber Reinforced ...

polypropylene fiber has been improved further and is now used as short discontinuous fibrillated material for production of fiber reinforced concrete or as a continuous mat for production of thin sheet components. These fibers are manufactured using conventional melt spinning. Polypropylene fibers are thermo plastics produced from Propylene gas.

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Experimental Investigation of use Polypropylene Fibers in ...

G. Polypropylene fibers W Another mineral additive in the form of synthetic fibrillated polypropylene fibers was decided to add. There were two types of fibers used in this work (12) mm and (25) mm which complies with ASTM C 1116, ACI committee report 544-1R, European Standard EN 14889-2:2006, Fibers for concrete Part-

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7.4.3-R.Bagherzadeh[1].pdf - An Investigation on Adding ...

Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics 13 Volume 7, Issue 4 – 2012 An Investigation on Adding Polypropylene Fibers to Reinforce Lightweight Cement Composites (LWC) Roohollah Bagherzadeh, Ph.D, Hamid Reza Pakravan, Abdol-Hossein Sadeghi, Masoud Latifi, Ali Akbar Merati ATMT Research Institute, Textile Eng. Department, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, IRAN Correspondence

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AN INVESTIGATION ON EFFECT OF USING PP FIBERS AND ...

CD07-005 AN INVESTIGATION ON EFFECT OF USING PP FIBERS AND DIFFERENT CEMENTITIOUS MATERIALS ON MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF EPS CONCRETE A. Sadrmomtazi1, M.A. Mirgozar Langeroudi 2, A. Fasihi3, A.K. Haghi4 1Assistant professor, Dept of Civil Engg, Faculty of Engg, University of Guilan, Rasht, Iran 2,3M.S. Student, Dept of Civil Engg, Faculty

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Investigation on Hybrid Concrete Using Steel and ...

investigation. Steel fibers of 1% and polypropylene fibers 0.035% were added together to from hybrid concrete. Mechanical properties such as compressive strength split tensile test and flexural strength. Hybridization refers to combination of different types of fibers. The purpose of combining the fibers

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Laboratory Investigation on the Shrinkage Cracking of ...

This paper aims to study the effectiveness of adding waste polypropylene fibers into recycled aggregate concrete (RAC) on shrinkage cracking. The influences of fiber properties (length and content) on the shrinkage performance of RAC are investigated. Firstly, through the plat-ring-type shrinkage te

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-ISSN(O) 2395 4396 AN EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION ON

cement and polypropylene fiber used 0% ,0.5% and 1% by volume of cement. The aim of this study is to evaluate the feasibility of using waste material like Nano-silica and polypropylene fiber. In this Research work, a suitable mix proportion with polypropylene fibers and Nano-silica in concrete that elevates the strength. Nano-

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An Experimental Investigation on Polypropylene Fibre and ...

Step 3: specimen preparation - All the specimens (cubes, cylinders and prisms) are casted by adding in two (glass and polypropylene) fibers. Also increase the high strength of concrete added a 3% of volume of cement content. Step 4: testing of specimen - The concrete have taken for curing periods at after completion of 7 days and 28 days.

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Experimental and Investigation of Hybrid Fiber Reinforced ...

polypropylene fiber has been improved further and is now used as short discontinuous fibrillated material for production of fiber reinforced concrete or as a continuous mat for production of thin sheet components. These fibers are manufactured using conventional melt spinning. Polypropylene fibers are thermo plastics produced from Propylene gas.

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Study of Strength of Polypropylene Fiber Reinforced

concrete ductility and energy absorption , polypropylene fiber reinforced this study is part of research program on evaluating the performance of polypropylene fiber reinforced concrete. An experimental investigation explored properties such as compressive strength, flexural strength, split tensile

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EFFECT OF POLYPROPYLENE FIBERS ON THE MECHANICAL ...

use, which mixes the concrete with the addition of discrete fibers [2, 3]. The concrete-reinforcing fibers include metal, polymer, and various others. Among the polymer fibers, the polypropylene fibers enjoy popularity in the domain of concrete [4, 5] and the nylon fibers show a rising acceptance[6, 7].

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Experimental Investigation on Properties of Geopolimer ...

Polypropylene fibers Recrone 3S were added to the mix involume of concrete. In this paper represent the results of the geopolymer paver block with the mix proportion of M 40 grade and polypropylene fibre with the different percentage rate.

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Experimental Investigation of Fiber Reinforced Concrete

Shear strength of fiber reinforced concrete beams was studied in this research project. Three types of fibers were examined: hooked-end steel fiber, crimped-steel fiber, and crimped-monofilament polypropylene fibers. The experimental program included five beam specimens. Two of the beams were control specimens in which one was reinforced

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EFFECTS OF POLYPROPYLENE FIBERS ON PHYSICAL AND

There are more investigations on the effects of different fibers on concrete properties [4-9]. Some of the important effects of fibers in concrete are: increasing the tensile strength, preventing the crack development and increasing the toughness of concrete. The fundamental advantage of adding fibers to concrete is known as crack bridging [9-14].

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Experimental Investigation on Damage Behavior of ...

Nov 20, 2018  This paper presents an experimental investigation on the stress–strain behavior and the damage mechanism of polypropylene fiber reinforced concrete (PFRC) under monotonic and cyclic compression. Fifty-four specimens for different fiber volume fractions and aspect ratios were tested. Acoustic emission (AE) technique was used to monitor the damage progression.

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