ASTM Standards for Ready Mixed Concrete, 8th Edition 2020
ASTM Standards for Ready Mixed Concrete, 8th Edition 2020


The compilation, ASTM Standards for Ready-Mixed Concrete, includes 44 current standards referenced in ASTM C94, Specification for Ready Mixed Concrete, and additional standards relevant to those involved in specifying, purchasing, manufacturing, testing and supplying ingredient materials for ready-mixed concrete. The standards in this compilation are also referenced in ACI 318 (Building Code) and ACI 301 (Specifications) as they are applicable to concrete materials and testing.

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Current Standards:

C29/C29M – 17a Test Method for Bulk Density (“Unit Weight”) and Voids in Aggregate

C31/C31M – 19a Practice for Making and Curing Concrete Test specimens in the Field

C33/C33M – 18 Specification for Concrete Aggregates

C39/C39M – 20 Test Method for Compressive Strength of Cylindrical Concrete Specimens

C42/C42M – 20 Test Method for Obtaining and Testing Drilled Cores and Sawed Beams of Concrete

C94/C94M – 20 Specification for Ready-Mixed Concrete

C117 – 17 Test Method for Materials Finer than 75-µm (No. 200) Sieve in Mineral Aggregates by Washing

C125 – 20 Terminology Relating to Concrete and Concrete Aggregates

C127 – 15 Test Method for Relative Density (Specific Gravity) and Absorption of Coarse Aggregate

C128 – 15 Test Method for Relative Density (Specific Gravity) and Absorption of Fine Aggregate

C136/C136M – 19 Test Method for Sieve Analysis of Fine and Coarse Aggregates

C138/C138M – 17a Test Method for Density (Unit Weight), Yield, and Air Content (Gravimetric) of Concrete

C143/C143M – 20 Test Method for Slump of Hydraulic-Cement Concrete

C150/C150M – 20 Specification for Portland Cement

C172/C172M – 17 Practice for Sampling Freshly Mixed Concrete

C173/C173M – 16 Test Method for Air Content of Freshly Mixed Concrete by the Volumetric Method

C192/C192M – 19 Practice for Making and Curing Concrete Test Specimens in the Laboratory

C231/C231M – 17a Test Method for Air Content of Freshly Mixed Concrete by the Pressure Method

C260/C260M – 10a(2016) Specification for Air-Entraining Admixtures for Concrete

C330/C330M – 17a Specification for Lightweight Aggregates for Structural Concrete

C494/C494M – 19 Specification for Chemical Admixtures for Concrete

C566 – 19 Test Method for Total Evaporable Moisture Content of Aggregate by Drying

C567/C567M – 19 Test Method for Determining Density of Structural Lightweight Concrete

C595/C595M – 20 Specification for Blended Hydraulic Cements

C618 – 19 Specification for Coal Fly Ash and Raw or Calcined Natural Pozzolan for Use in Concrete

C637 – 20 Specification for Aggregates for Radiation-Shielding Concrete

C685/C685M – 17 Specification for Concrete Made by Volumetric Batching and Continuous Mixing

C989/C989M – 18a Specification for Slag Cement for Use in Concrete and Mortars

C1064/C1064M – 17 Test Method for Temperature of Freshly Mixed Hydraulic-Cement Concrete

C1077 – 17 Practice for Agencies Testing Concrete and Concrete Aggregates for Use in Construction and Criteria for Testing Agency Evaluation

C1157/C1157M – 20 Performance Specification for Hydraulic Cement

C1202 – 19 Test Method for Electrical Indication of Concrete’s Ability to Resist Chloride Ion Penetration

C1231/C1231M – 15 Practice for Use of Unbonded Caps in Determination of Compressive Strength of Hardened Cylindrical Concrete Specimens

C1240 – 20 Specification for Silica Fume Used in Cementitious Mixtures

C1293 – 20a Test Method for Determination of Length Change of Concrete Due to Alkali-Silica Reaction

C1567 – 13 Test Method for Determining the Potential Alkali-Silica Reactivity of Combinations of

Cementitious Materials and Aggregate (Accelerated Mortar-Bar Method)

C1602/C1602M – 18 Specification for Mixing Water Used in the Production of Hydraulic Cement Concrete

C1603 – 16 Test Method for Measurement of Solids in Water

C1611/C1611M – 18 Test Method for Slump Flow of Self-Consolidating Concrete

C1778 – 20 Guide for Reducing the Risk of Deleterious Alkali-Aggregate Reaction in Concrete

C1797 – 17 Specification for Ground Calcium Carbonate and Aggregate Mineral Fillers for use in Hydraulic Cement Concrete

C1798/C1798M – 19 Specification for Returned Fresh Concrete for Use in a New Batch of Ready-Mixed Concrete

C1876 – 19 Test Method for Bulk Electrical Resistivity or Bulk Conductivity of Concrete iv

D75/D75M – 19 Practice for Sampling Aggregates

NRMCA Publication: 2PCONCRETE; published 2020.