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Ready-mix concrete

The raw materials needed to produce cement (calcium carbonate, silica, alumina and iron ore) are generally extracted from limestone rock, chalk, clayey schist or clay....

Manufacturing process

Concrete burns are just that, burns that are caused by skin’s exposure to concrete and other materials that can lead to a chemical reaction. Concrete...

Concrete

What is the difference between cement and concrete Although the terms cement and concrete often are used interchangeably, cement is actually an ingredient of concrete....

Cement

A concrete class is a class that has an implementation for all of its methods. They cannot have any unimplemented methods. It can also extend...

Concrete

In making concrete strong, these ingredients should usually be mixed in a ratio of 1:2:3:0.5 to achieve maximum strength. That is 1 part cement, 2...

Making Concrete

Bamboo is a very light building material, yet it is three times stronger than timber. When compared with steel, bamboo has a greater tensile strength,...

The Benefits of Concrete

Because concrete slabs “float” on the soil, soft ground or voids underneath may cause unsupported areas to crack under heavy weight like vehicles. Pack about...

How to Pour Concrete

In its simplest form, concrete is a mixture of paste and aggregates.Cement is actually an ingredient of concrete. It is the fine powder that, when...

What is concrete

Cement Rock is the term given to a limestone containing up to 25% clayey (argillaceous) material. By calcining and grinding this naturally occurring rock, a...

Natural cement

In its simplest form, concrete is a mixture of paste and aggregates.Cement is actually an ingredient of concrete. It is the fine powder that, when...