Ar2CorD

Low Carbon Concrete for Arctic Climate with Excellent Sustainability and Durability

What we do

The frost resistance issue is likely the biggest challenge/obstacle in reducing the carbon footprint of concrete. Ar2CorD will focus on the optimisation of low carbon concrete (LCC) with the use of established and non-established locally available supplementary cementitious materials (SCM), with substitution of minimally 30% of portland cement. The solutions to the issues created by the freeze-thaw cycle encountered in Arctic conditions will be addressed to achieve a suitable evaluation system for LCC.

Project priority


Climate Change

Project period


Start

01.01.2023

End

31.12.2025

Lead Partner


UiT, The Arctic University of Norway


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Project info


Objective

2.3 Promoting the transition to a circular and resource efficient economy


Total Budget

1.407.159,65 EUR


NPA Co-Financing

819.452,31 EUR

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The Monitoring Committee decided to extend the duration of the Fourth Call for main projects. New dates were also agreed for the Fifth Call, while Preparatory project calls are suspended.

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