Vol. 1 No. 6 (2019): Volume 1, Issue 6, year 2019

Silica fume as Partial Replacement of Cement in Concrete

Selvapriya R
2nd Year Me- Structural Engineering, Paavai Engineering College,Pachal,Namakkal-637018 Tamil Nadu, India.
Published November 2, 2019
  • Silicafume,
  • Cement,
  • pozzlanic
How to Cite
R, S. (2019). Silica fume as Partial Replacement of Cement in Concrete. International Research Journal of Multidisciplinary Technovation, 1(6), 325-333. Retrieved from https://mapletreejournals.com/index.php/irjmt/article/view/297


In the recent past, there have been considerable attempts for improving the properties of concrete with respect to strength and durability, especially in aggressive environments. High performance concrete appears to be better choice for a strong and durable structure.  A large amount of   by-product   or   wastes such as fly-ash, copper slag, silica fume etc.  Are generated by industries, which causes environmental as well as health problems due to dumping and disposal. Proper introduction of silica fume in concrete improves both the mechanical and durability characteristics of the concrete. This paper present literature review on replacement of Cement by Silica Fume which includes current and future trends of research.


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