Experimental Study on Self-Compacting Concrete with Replacement Material’s

  • Patil AbhishekEmail author
  • Pasumarthi Lohith
  • Nakka Sravan
  • D. V. S. P. Rajesh
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering book series (LNCE, volume 25)


The self-compacting concrete is a concrete mix which has a low yield stress, high deformability, good segregation resistance, and moderate viscosity. Usage of SCC has been limited in construction projects due to its high cost. To avoid this limitation, this project is going to be an attempt. In this project, we are replacing the cement by GGBS, sand by granite powder, three types of chemicals have been used for binding and specimens are cast accordingly. Each specimen is going to be tested with tensile, bending and compression tests. By the end of this project, we can say that the overall cost of SCC can be reduced with no decrease in the strength or even slightly increase in strength.


Self-compacting concrete (SCC) Ground granulated blast furnace slag (GGBS) Filling ability Passing ability Strength test’s 



We are very thankful to Dr. N. Bhaskar, Professor, Guru Nanak Institutions and N. Shruthi, Assistant Professor, Guru Nanak Institutions for their guidance and support during the project period.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Patil Abhishek
    • 1
    Email author
  • Pasumarthi Lohith
    • 1
  • Nakka Sravan
    • 1
  • D. V. S. P. Rajesh
    • 1
  1. 1.Guru Nanak Institutions Technical CampusHyderabadIndia

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