Barrier One Concrete

Article 804: What Testing Has Barrier One Completed?

PIA Technology MVRA Technology
ACI 212.3R Permeability Reducing Admix for Hydrostatic Conditions (PRAH) Yes Yes
ASTM D-5084 Hydraulic Conductivity of Saturated Porous Materials  <1.0 x 10-9 <1.0 x 10-8
CRD C48-92 No water penetration (leakage) after 28 days under hydrostatic pressure of 200 psi (460 feet of head).
Pass Pass
ASTM C-494 Type S Admixture Pass Pass
ASTM C-39  Type (1L Cement) (Average Strength Increase) 22% 12%
ASTM C-157 Drying Shrinkage (Average Reduction in Shrinkage) 86% 37%
MIP Testing Mercury Intrusion & Porosimetry (Reduction of Pore Structure) (Normal Mix) (Pore Structure Reduction) 15.00% N/A
MIP Testing Mercury Intrusion & Porosimetry (Reduction of Pore Structure) (Self Consolidating-SCC Mix) (Pore Structure Reduction) 36.00% N/A
ASTM C232 Bleed Water in Concrete (Reduction) 19.20% N/A
ASTM C-1543 & AASHTO T-259 Reduction in Corrosion (Ponding) 80% 68%
ASTM C-1202 & AASHTO T-277 Reduction in Chloride Ion Penetration (Coulombs)
(Chloride Permeability Rating)
Very Low N/A
ASTM C-666 Freeze Thaw Resistance (Reduction in Mass Change) 63% 45%
ASTM C-672 Scaling Resistance of Concrete Surfaces Exposed to Deicing Chemicals No Scaling No Scaling
ASTM G-109 Corrosion of Embedded Steel Reinforcement in Concrete Exposed to Chloride Environments No Notable Corrosion No Notable Corrosion
ASTM C-1152 Acid Soluble Chloride in Mortar and Concrete Pass Pass
ASTM C-1260 Potential Alkali Reactivity of Aggregates (Mortar Bond Method)
(Average Reduction in ASR Expansion %)
Pass Pass
ASTM C-1567 Potential Alkali Reactivity of Combinations of Cementitious Materials and Aggregate (Accelerated Mortar Bond Method) Pass Pass
W/CM Ratio Water To Cementitious Materials Ratio Range 0.31 – 0.52 0.42 – 0.52
Promotes Bonding Concrete Surface Contamination: Additional Salts or Deleterious Materials or Compounds that Inhibit Bonding No Contamination No Contamination
Entrained Air Use With OR Without Entrained Air Yes Yes
Fly Ash Use With OR Without Fly Ash Yes
Slag Use With OR Without Ground Blast Furnace Slag Yes
Lightweight Use With OR Without Lightweight Aggregate Yes