Creep aka "Cold Flow"

September 19, 2016

Concrete has a tendency to ‘creep,’ or deform progressively under mechanical stress, which leads to many of the crumbling bridges and cracked roads we're now seeing across the US.

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Hydrogen Embrittlement

September 13, 2016

Hydrogen embrittlement occurs when metals become brittle, and eventually may fracture, because of the introduction and diffusion of hydrogen into the metal. Generally, this happens by accident and must be planned against for critical applications.

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