The Structural Engineer > Archive > Volume 76 (1998) > Issues > Issue 23/24 > Self Compacting Concrete - a Growth Area
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Self Compacting Concrete - a Growth Area

According to Professor Peter Bartos, director of the Advanced Concrete & Masonry Centre at the University of Paisley, Self-compacting concrete (SCC) does away with problems of poor compaction, which can mean difficult and costly repairs. It also reduces environmental noise and problems of white-finger syndrome suffered by operators using vibrators. Kathy Stansfield