The most recently updated version of this work offers the fundamentals of concrete work in easily understandable language. Each chapter within the book prepares the student for the next one, advancing from the basic concepts of the materials to the more complex use of the mix in construction. Care has been taken to list all the major changes and improvements in both materials and methods of applications and construction. All ASTM specifications have been updated, and selected concrete admixtures have been included. In addition, a new Tabulation of Equivalences is given.