Effect of Partially Replacement of Bottom Furnace Ash on Mechanical Properties of Ferrocement


  • Viraj Mukund Kadam PG Student, Department of Civil Engineering, Pillai HOC College of Engineering, Rasayani, India
  • Manisha Jamgade Assistant Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Pillai HOC College of Engineering and Technology, Rasayani, India


Bottom Furnace Ash (BFA), Ferrocement, Fine Aggregates (FA)


The essential need for financial turn of events and social advancement of a nation is subject to the energy from different source. The need of giving energy as the power to the developing business just as farming areas has brought about the setting up of countless coal based Thermal Power Stations in various pieces of the country. In these Power Stations, the consuming of a coal at high temperature produces coal debris as a waste material. The gigantic tremendous amount of debris being created over these years is probably going to cause an issue for its removal and cause natural contamination prompting wellbeing risks. The answer for this issue is to utilize or use modern results or strong squanders in creating cement like Bottom Furnace Ash (BFA), Fly Ash (FA), slag, squander glass, silica smolder, and so on Base debris is generally portrayed as heterogeneous particles comprising of attractive and paramagnetic metals, glass, manufactured and regular ceramics, minerals and unburned materials The utilization of fly debris in cement can decrease the utilization of normal assets and furthermore reduces the impact of poison in climate. The current review focuses on the examinations to assess the mechanical properties of ferrocement containing Bottom Furnace Ash supplanted with the Fine Aggregate. The different test was coordinated to track down the effects on the mechanical properties of ferrocement, for instance, Compressive Strength, Flexural Strength, Split Tensile Strength and sturdiness properties like Water ingestion test. At the point when every one of the ends were thought about it was observed that BFA is accessible inexpensively in huge amount so by supplanting it with the fine total there is decrease in cost of development. Consequently, it tends to be considered as conservative.


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How to Cite

V. M. Kadam and M. Jamgade, “Effect of Partially Replacement of Bottom Furnace Ash on Mechanical Properties of Ferrocement”, IJRESM, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 211–214, Jan. 2022.