The Understanding Cement Bookstore

Listed below are free and paid-for books and ebooks, all unique to Understanding Cement.

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The Understanding Cement Printed Book:

The faststart user-friendly insight into cement production, cement hydration and cement and concrete chemistry.

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Price: $65 US + $12 shipping worldwide.


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Scanning Electron Microscopy of Cement and Concrete:

The essential book for anyone involved in SEM of cement and concrete.

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Price: $97 US + $10 shipping worldwide.


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Low Concrete Strength? Ten Potential Cement-Related Causes:

Ebook describing some of the more common ways that factors relating to cement can cause low strength. PDF format.

Price: free when you subscribe to "Cembytes", our newsletter.

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Cement Glossary:

The Understanding Cement glossary contains over 100 definitions of words used in cement science. PDF format.

Price: free when you subscribe to "Cembytes", our newsletter.

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LOW CONCRETE STRENGTH?



TWENTY-SEVEN POTENTIAL CEMENT-RELATED CAUSES



And how to identify them



IN PREPARATION, EXPECTED LATE 2016

Low Concrete Strength? Twenty-Seven Potential Cement-Related Causes and how to identify them:

A much-extended version of the free "10 Causes..." ebook, this Book/ebook describes many of the factors relating to cement that can cause low strength.

Additionally, it suggests what analytical techniques might be used to identify them, where possible.

Price: $47 US for ebook version, $67 US +shipping for printed version, for those who indicate their interest in advance.

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GUIDE TO ANALYTICAL TECHNIQUES IN CEMENT AND CONCRETE:



An Overview for Managers





 

IN PREPARATION, EXPECTED EARLY 2017

Guide to Analytical Techniques in Cement and Concrete Analysis: an Overview for Managers

This book is a guide to analytical techniques used in cement and concrete examinations, intended for technical managers and others who commission investigations into cementitious materials.

The book suggests what techniques may be used in particular circumstances, what the analyses may be expected to show, or not show, and gives an  indication of the price band.

(NOTE: it is not a laboratory manual detailing how to carry out the analyses, it is a management summary designed to help managers decide what techniques they should request in particular situations.)

Price: $TBA

It is anticipated that this book will be available in 2016; the timing will depend to some degree on the numbers of people who express an interest in it.

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