Verifi Concrete Quality Blog

Adding Water to Concrete in Transit: Is More or Less Used?

According to a recent study from Missouri University of Science & Technology (MS&T) sponsored by the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT), equal or less water is used when added in transit.

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Types of Water Reducing Admixtures

Verifi can automatically add water-reducing admixtures to concrete in the truck to maintain slump. Choosing the right types of water reducing admixtures is important. A wide array of water-reducers is commercially available and can be categorized as shown in this post.

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Load of the Week | Batching Near Target Slump

Today’s Load of the Week was batched 0.75 in below target slump. Verifi automatically added water to achieve and maintain the target slump.

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Load of the Week | Superplasticizer in Transit

Superplasticizer in Transit

Today’s Load of the Week incorporated superplasticizer in transit to achieve the target concrete slump.

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Effect of Concrete Slump on Worker Safety

When choosing a slump for a project, do you consider the effect of concrete slump on worker safety?

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Load of the Week | Happy Spring!

concrete temperature

It’s been a long and harsh winter across most of the United States. Today’s Load of the Week confirms Spring is here.

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Load of the Week | Batching Below Target Concrete Slump

Batch below target

Today’s Load of the Week was batched 3.25 in. below target slump but was delivered to the contractor on target.

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Is ‘Initial Slump’ or ‘Leave Plant Slump’ More Useful?

initial slump

Verifi reports indicate the initial slump and leave plant slump. Here’s how both can be used.

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Load of the Week | Waiting to Pour Concrete

Today’s Load of the Week was maintained at the target slump, despite a 30-minute delay for the contractor to pour concrete.

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Verifi Receives a 2014 Connected World Award for Its Innovative Concrete Management System

Verifi has been selected as a Gold Award winner at the 2014 Connected World Awards in the concrete management systems category.

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