Research Paper | Civil Engineering | India | Volume 3 Issue 5, May 2014
Performance of Basalt Fiber in Concrete
Gorde Pravin Jaysing | Deepa A. Joshi 
Abstract: The research paper was conducted on experimental investigation of their properties. Properties of concrete can check by casting cubes; cylinder & beams. They made using M40 Grade concrete with locally available material. To study effect of different proportion of fibers in the mix design and find out optimum percentage of fibers with maximum strength criteria. The design having maximum size of aggregate 10mm basalt fiber was added as a supplementary material in concrete. The specimens like cubes; cylinder and beam tested for compressive strength; split tensile strength and flexural strength. Research proposed to uses of basalt fiber in composite for civil engineering aspects.
Keywords: Basalt fiber BFC, compressive strength, Flexural strength, split tensile test, Basalt fiber cylinder, fibers concrete
Edition: Volume 3 Issue 5, May 2014,
Pages: 1372 - 1373
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Gorde Pravin Jaysing, Deepa A. Joshi, "Performance of Basalt Fiber in Concrete", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), Volume 3 Issue 5, May 2014, pp. 1372-1373, https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=20132022
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