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RP1020u3: Mainstreaming of Geopolymer Concrete for Pavements

Project leader name: 
Professor Stephen Foster, UNSW
Project status: 
Project period: 
05/2019 to 12/2019

This project builds on the backbone and success of projects RP1004 and RP1020. In mid-2018, and as a direct outcome of RP1020, the Handbook for Specification and Design of Geopolymer Concrete will be complete – this succeeding project embeds the outcomes of this work with large scale demonstration applications in pavements. Working with industry partners City of Sydney, Ash Development Association, and the Australasian (Iron & Steel) Slag Association, large pavement sections in Sydney will be cast, using knowledge generated in RP1020, and monitored for performance.

Publications related to this project

Peer Reviewed Research Publications

This project represents the third and final stage of a seven-year program by the CRC for Low Carbon Living for the mainstreaming of non-traditional concrete and its delivery to practice; more specifically Geopolymer concrete (GPC).