What are the advantages of cement over lime?

Ques:What are the advantages of cement over lime?

Answer :Cement has more strength than lime . Setting time of cement is less than lime. It does not slake when wetted with water. It is greenish grey while lime is white .I can be used for important and heavy engineering structure where lime can not be used.


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Author: Civil Engineer

Hello, My self Neelmani, A Civil Engineer. Presently I am working with Indian Railway. An Affiliate Member of ASCE "American Society of Civil Engineers". B.Tech in Civil Engineering from MIT Muzaffarpur and Diploma in Railway from IPWE as well as Civil Engineering from Govt. Polytechnic Muzaffarpur.

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