Use of Shrinkage Compensating/Reducing Admixtures in Portland Cement
Premier Magnesia, LLC, the global innovative leader in magnesium-based technologies has introduced a novel approach to combat shrinkage and cracking in Portland cement and concrete based structures. The presentation will include the following; 1 – Review the history of MgO in concrete. 2 – Research of MgO in North America. 3 – Types and causes of cracking. 4 – Look at the synergistic benefit of utilizing multiple technologies to maximize the shrinkage reduction. 5 – Share case studies where MgO-based Shrinking Compensating / Reducing admixtures have been successfully used.