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Durability of Laminated Glass

A new ASTM International standard presents a set of criteria that can be used to evaluate laminated glass products for durability against radiation and weathering. ASTM’s glass and glass products comm...

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Thermal Cracking Properties of Asphalt

A new ASTM International standard will provide a test method for determining thermal cracking properties of asphalt mixtures through the measurement of thermally induced stress and strain. ASTM’s road...

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Performance of Fiber-Reinforced Concrete

A proposed ASTM International standard will be used to evaluate the tensile performance of fiber-reinforced concrete (FRC) using cylindrical specimens with double-punch loading. ASTM’s concrete and co...

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Evaluation of Cavity Wall Facades

A proposed standard will be used to support the periodic assessment of cavity wall facades. ASTM’s committee on the performance of buildings (E06) is developing the standard. In cavity wall facades, a...

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Measuring Quality of Cement

A new ASTM International standard aids engineers and specifiers looking to understand the quality and strength of cement contained in geosynthetic cementitious composite mats (GCCMs). ASTM’s geosynthe...

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Specification for Large Pipe Diameters

A new ASTM International standard describes specifications for crosslinked polyethylene (PEX) pipe used to transport water, gas, and other applications. ASTM’s plastics piping systems committee ( F17...

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