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Concrete cancer deterioration act early to preserve durability
Tomorrow’s pain points killed today
Metro tunnels - preventing concrete carbonation
Metro tunnels – How to prevent Concrete Carbonation
Hazardous material
For safety’s sake …
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Aged care construction

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Concrete cancer deterioration act early to preserve durability

Tomorrow’s pain points killed today

Culling future maintenance costs

This is not about getting a few more years’ life out of your Ford F100 and saving some bucks at the mechanic. This is about...

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Metro tunnels - preventing concrete carbonation

Metro tunnels – How to prevent Concrete Carbonation

A concrete deterioration mechanism.

If I was stationed in a cold, dark tunnel, with trains regularly hurtling past shaking the surroundings and pounding my heart into my throat, I...

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Hazardous material

For safety’s sake …

... stop using chlorinated rubber.

Safety? Did you know that workplace health and safety has an impact on your concrete sealing choices? Or should we say, your choices might have...

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Aged care construction

...and the long-term cost of no moisture control!

Hygiene & Anti-Contamination in Concrete Floor Slabs   To talk about contamination and hygiene, we really need to look at contamination in concrete in all...

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Concrete Maintenance

Enhancing Durability for Highways and Bridges

Maintaining concrete infrastructure, such as highways and bridges, is not only costly but also requires ongoing maintenance to achieve their estimated service life. However, there...

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Concrete Curing: Investing Today for a Sustainable Future

Curing for both today and tomorrow

When it comes to the durability of concrete structures, a little investment during the design, construction, and curing phase can result in significant savings in...

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Concrete curing on Car Parks – the Project Manager’s challenges

Does it seem like any curing method comes with a set of problems?

Construction project managers come across varied issues when it comes to concrete construction on multi-story car parks. Curing the concrete in particular can be pressuring...

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Waiting for concrete to dry?

Concrete drying time is an issue for toppings, impermeable coatings, and floor coverings

There are many situations where concrete slabs and elements must be completely dry throughout before application of further coatings, toppings, or coverings. Did you know...

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Hypersaline Water

and its effect on concrete

“Saline”, of course, means salty; and is often used to refer to a solution of salt in water. “Hypersaline” is a technical term referring to...

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Bust the Short Maintenance Spirals

Take a big picture approach

There are certain situations where the maintenance of a concrete structure becomes a significant ongoing cost and has to be considered frequently. We often talk...

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Low-cover

Low Cover, High Risk

What is it, why does it, and how to fix?

“Concrete cover, in reinforced concrete, is the least distance between the surface of embedded reinforcement and the outer surface of the concrete.” You can check...

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The Value Onion for concrete protection

5 Layers of the Value Onion

It's not just about price

When embarking on project work, it’s crucial to look beyond just material expenses. Are your product choices designed to streamline labour efforts? Will they minimize...

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