Heat of hydration of Bogue compounds – Maximum heat of hydration

Cement is a vital building material used in the construction of roads, bridges, and buildings around the world. While most people are familiar with cement and its uses, few are aware of the secret ingredient that gives it its unique properties: Bogues compound. In this blog post, we’ll explore what Bogues compound is, why it’s … Read more

The rate of heat of hydration of the bogue’s compounds in descending order is

Cement is a vital material used in the construction industry and there are a number of compounds that go into the making of this versatile material. One such compound is called Bogues compound and it plays an important role in the production of cement. In this blog post, we will explore the various aspects of … Read more

Effect of Fineness of Cement on Concrete Properties

Fineness of cement is a characteristic property of cement that signifies the particle size of cement and its specific surface area. Greater fineness of cement means the particles are finer and had more surface area. In case of very coarse cement, under some conditions it can cause a serious bleeding problem on some construction projects. … Read more

Difference between Ordinary Portland Cement, Portland Pozzolana & Portland Slag Cement

Ordinary Portland Cement: – OPC is produced by finely grinding OPC clinker obtained from the cement kilns. This cement on hydration produces C-S-H gel (Calcium – Silicate – Hydrate) Gel, which provides cementation property and is the primarily responsible for strength is cement products. Along with C-S-H gel it also produces Ca(OH)2, which does not … Read more