Construction Performance of High Strength Concrete Utilizing Wasted Limestone Coarse Aggregates

석회암 폐석 굵은골재를 사용한 고강도 콘크리트의 시공

  • Received : 2015.03.13
  • Accepted : 2015.11.10
  • Published : 2015.12.20


The aim of this research is suggesting application method of the wasted rock obtained from the limestone quarry of raw material for cement as a coarse aggregate for high strength concrete after crushing and sieving processes. The wasted rock has been normally wasted because of its low quality as a material for cement production. In this research, the concrete using this wasted limestone coarse aggregate was evaluated the constructability based on the performances of workability, air content, and compressive strength. From the experiment, a favorable performance was achieved with a limestone coarse aggregate for high strength concrete comparing to the high strength concrete using granite coarse aggregate.


waste limestone coarse aggregate;high-strength concrete;construction performance


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