A Review of Fiber Synergy in Hybrid Fiber Reinforced Concrete

Niraj Kumar Singh 1  and Baboo Rai 1
  • 1 National Institute of Technology, , 800005, Patna, India

Abstract

Fibre reinforced concrete (FRC) presently utilized as a part of special structures subjected to dynamic loads for example airport pavements, expressways overlays, bridge decks and machine foundations. In most cases, FRC contains just a single kind of fibre. The utilization of at least two kinds of fibres in an appropriate mix can possibly improve the mechanical properties of concrete and result in performance synergy. The audit demonstrates that the blend of fibre allows a more powerful control of the dynamic crack development. This review analyses the components for synergistic impacts that gives direction on the fiber and matrix choice.

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