Accession Number:

AD0737845

Title:

Effectiveness of Zinc Coating on Reinforcing Steel in Concrete Exposed to a Marine Environment

Descriptive Note:

Letter rept. Jun 1970-Jun 1971

Corporate Author:

NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

The results indicate that the zinc coating was beneficial in protecting the steel in air-entrained concrete however, this cannot be considered a firm conclusion as the evidence is not strong. That is, the amount of corrosion products did not appear to be excessive and the concretes did not crack.

Subject Categories:

  • Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
  • Construction Equipment, Materials and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE