Radiation emissions from concrete
Measurement of radon gas emissions/release from concrete.
Rheology describes texture, flowability and product stability leading to the right product properties, ability to process and shelf life.
Recycling of residual and demolition waste as aggregates in concrete and other construction products
We can help you with strategies and technical development for recycling of residual and demolition waste, as well as excavation masses to secondary aggregate in concrete and other construction products, such as bricks.
Cellular lightweight concrete (CLC)
During the last decades there is an increasing trend towards the use of lightweight materials in constructions and infrastructures. In that sense concrete is a material with an intermediate density of around 2400 kg/m3.
Circular society: Industrial byproducts in cement and concrete
The Swedish construction industry is facing large technological challenges in the years to come. This is linked to the climate footprint of our built environment and we need to drastically reduce CO2 emissions as well as lower the…
Service life of concrete structures
The growing interest in ensuring greater durability in new designs, or upgrading existing reinforced concrete structures to fulfil new demands of society together with the growth and ageing of the stock of existing structures has …
Corrosion or rust can be combated in many ways. The method of corrosion protection that is most appropriate in the individual case depends on factors such as the environment, application areas, service life requirements and more. …
Corrosion in concrete
Corrosion of metal structures in concrete depends on the composition and character of the concrete. Of importance in this context is the porosity, that the concrete is free of cracks and that the metal is covered with an adeq…
Cathodic protection of metals
RISE works with inspections, investigations, calculations, theoretical and practical applications of cathodic protection on a variety of objects such as boats, marine structures, gas pipelines, water pipelines, other buried and/or…