Case Study:

Low-Carbon Concrete Pilot Project

Case Study:
Pedestrian Crosswalk & Signal Pole Footings & Adjacent Sidewalk

This pilot project compared the performance low carbon concrete mix with 50% cement replacement with a 100% cement mix for pole footings. Cost, strength, and finishability were all compared. Additionally, utility locate differences were also evaluated.

Author

  • Stacey Foreman, Sustainable Procurement Program Manager, Portland, Oregon

Reviewers

  • Jordan Palmeri, Environmental Scientist and Policy Advisor, Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
  • Meghan Lewis, Senior Researcher, Carbon Leadership Forum
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