Experimental Analysis on Partial Replacement of Cement With Brick Powder In Concrete
Author(s):
Ramesh, karthika.k, JIjo Antony, Lokesh.J
Keywords:
Cement, Brick Powder
Abstract
Dumping of brick dust and other waste brick particles, flakes etc., not only occupy land but also create environmental problems. The problems could be reduced to a large extent by using these waste materials in cement concrete. The main aim of this study is to investigate the feasibility of using waste brick powder in concrete as partial replacement for cement. Cement is replaced by waste brick powder in different proportions until 20% by weight. The reasons for using brick dust include economical gain and it also reduces the total amount of cement being used in concrete. Experimental results indicate that brick dust could be used for partial replacement of cement in concrete. Concrete cubes prepared with 10% cement replaced by brick powder shows compressive strength comparable to conventional concrete cubes prepared with Ordinary Portland cement. The presence of Brick powder shows that certain properties of concrete could be improved by using brick dust in combination with Ordinary Portland cement. The results of the investigation confirmed the potential use of this bricks powder material to produce pozzolanic concrete.
Article Details
Unique Paper ID: 144779

Publication Volume & Issue: Volume 4, Issue 3

Page(s): 191 - 194
Article Preview & Download


Share This Article

Conference Alert

NCSST-2021

AICTE Sponsored National Conference on Smart Systems and Technologies

Last Date: 25th November 2021

SWEC- Management

LATEST INNOVATION’S AND FUTURE TRENDS IN MANAGEMENT

Last Date: 7th November 2021

Go To Issue



Call For Paper

Volume 8 Issue 4

Last Date 25 September 2021

About Us

IJIRT.org enables door in research by providing high quality research articles in open access market.

Send us any query related to your research on editor@ijirt.org

Social Media

Google Verified Reviews

Contact Details

Telephone:6351679790
Email: editor@ijirt.org
Website: ijirt.org

Policies