TechBrief: Curing Practice for Slipformed Concrete Pavements
Primary Topic: Pavement Construction
Description: This technical brief identifies best practices for curing portland cement concrete pavements. It provides important concepts in pavement curing, discusses the use of curing compounds and evaporation retarders, and describes how to estimate evaporation and bleeding rates and manage temperature.
FHWA Publication Number: FHWA-IF-06-003
Publication Year: 2005