Common Types and Causes of Concrete Cracks

Common Types and Causes of Concrete Cracks

Concrete cracks are a prevalent issue in building structures, primarily caused by various internal and external factors leading to physical changes in concrete. These changes subsequently affect the stability and durability of the structures. Below, we will introduce the common types of concrete cracks and their underlying causes. 1. Plastic Settlement Cracks These typically occur …

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Polypropylene Fiber Reinforced Concrete

Polypropylene Fiber in Fiber Reinforced Concrete

1. What is polypropylene fiber? Polypropylene fiber is a synthetic fiber that is derived from the thermoplastic polymer polypropylene. It is widely used in the construction industry, especially in the production of fiber reinforced concrete. The use of polypropylene fiber in concrete has been gaining popularity due to its many advantages, including improved strength, durability, …

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Polypropylene Fiber: Types, Advantages, Applications

Polypropylene fiber (PP fiber) is a synthetic fiber made from the polymer polypropylene. PP fibers are used in a wide range of applications due to their strength, durability, and resistance to chemicals and heat. There are several types of polypropylene fiber available in the market today. Each type has unique properties and is designed for …

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Polypropylene Fiber Improves Concrete Performance

Why Polypropylene Fiber Improves Concrete Performance?

As a reinforcement material for engineering, polypropylene fiber is becoming more and more popular in the construction industry. The most commonly used are Polypropylene synthetic microfiber and Polypropylene synthetic macrofiber, which can greatly improve their performance when added to concrete or mortar. In this article, TenaBrix, a leading professional concrete fiber manufacturer in China, will …

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Polypropylene fibers for concrete

Polypropylene fibers for concrete

In recent years, polypropylene fibers have been used in concrete applications with high crack resistance requirements. The excellent anti-cracking effect of polypropylene fibers has been confirmed by experimental engineering, but the impact on other properties of concrete, especially long-term performance and durability, has become a concern of researchers and users. This article analyzes the general …

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Benefits of Fiber-Reinforced Concrete

Fiber-reinforced concrete is a new type of composite material that has developed rapidly at home and abroad in recent years. Among them, polypropylene fiber-reinforced concrete has developed the fastest. It is widely used on highways due to its excellent impermeability, frost resistance, impact resistance, and impact resistance, in airports, bridges, hydraulic engineering, construction, and other …

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