Shell Structures

Shell Structures
Environmental issues are drawing worldwide attention. Manufacturing of cement results in emission of carbon dioxide gas into atmosphere and that is most polluting. Therefore we must use less of cement Read More...

Durable Repairs State-of-the-art Corrosion Mitigation Techniques

Steel Protected in Carbonated Concrete
Most of today's concrete construction relies on the composite interaction of concrete and steel, which is aided by the near equivalence of their thermal expansion characteristics Read More...

BASF launches new products for paint and coatings

BASF Architecture Coatings
As a leading supplier along the paints and coatings value chain, experts at BASF's research and development center in Shanghai, together with our teams all over the world, are committed to Read More...

Pidilite launches self compacting micro concrete for structural repairs

Pidilite Construction Chemicals
Roff Crete Repair by Pidilite is a self compacting micro concrete for structural repairs. When it comes to repairs, just getting new plaster and a paint job will not really suffice if the building has developed cracks Read More...

Concrete Repair: Principles, Guidelines and Practical Considerations

Steps For Repair
India has witnessed a tremendous spurt in construction over the last couple of decades. Residential, Commercial, Industrial and Infrastructure construction and expansion has been progressing Read More...

Role of Admixture in Precast Concrete

Admixture in Precast Concrete
Precast Construction system is an upcoming construction technique in India to speed up the process of construction to reduce construction days and early hand over. Precast product resulted from concrete in a reusable molds and Read More...

Forta Ferro: The Wonder Product in Concrete Reinforcement

JBA Forta Ferro Concrete Reinforcement
Fibers are now being used as reinforcement material to increase the strength of the concrete. It is cheaper than steel, at the same time induces great strength and durability in concrete. The FORTA Corporation Read More...

MC-TORKRETHILFE BE / CENTRAMENT RAPID 640

MC-Torkrethilfe BE is a chloride free guniting aid in a powder form specifically developed and designed to meet the demand for efficient and multifold properties desired at guniting job sites. MC-Torkrethilfe BE is suitable as an admixture for all sprayed concrete and shotcreting operations. MC-Torkrethilfe BE accelerates the rate of hardening and development Read More...

Reign Supreme with DURAboardHD100

Supreme DURAboardHD100
The construction industry across the world, is witnessing a tremendous boom. The role of organizations like Supreme Industries in supporting the construction industry has become prominent and critical. Exposure Read More...

Impact of Admixture on Heat Gain through Mixed Concrete Roof into a Building

Mixed Concrete Heat Gain
Number of thermal insulation materials with fine particles is available to mix with concrete to improve thermal behaviour of mixed concrete. The admixtures are mixed in different ratio with concrete Read More...

Bacterial Concrete: Eco-Friendly & Sustainable Material

Concrete is one of the most widely used construction materials in the world [1]. Concrete technology is a flourishing field in which the researches are still going in discretion for the sustainability and durability of concrete. Recently, bacterial or microbial concrete has been introduced to the concrete industry to enhance Read More...

Durability of recycled aggregate concrete with supplementary cementitious materials as evaluated by alternate wetting and drying test

recycled aggregate concrete
The utilization of the recycled aggregates created from processing construction and demolition waste in new construction has become more important over the last two decades. There are many factors contributi Read More...

Mix Design and Performance of Different Grades of Self Compacting Concrete (SCC)

Radial Gate Track Girder
Tala Hydroelectric Project is a run of the river scheme, located 3 km downstream of the existing 336 MW Chukha Hydroelectric Project on river Wangchu in South Western Bhutan in Eastern Himalayas. The project Read More...

Innovative Concrete Solutions for Emerging Asia

Innovative Concrete Solutions
These innovative concrete solutions have been developed, tested-bedded and are being used in various markets in Emerging Asia. They are examples of how the concrete- and aggregate industry Read More...

Innovative Concrete Technology Solution to Cover the Challenges of Sustainable Concrete as Slump Retention, High Early Strength and Workability Behaviour

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It is a great challenge to improve sustainability of concrete. Strongest argument for concrete as the most important building material is its durability behavior over more than 100 years. As longer the service Read More...

Supreme’s INSUtapes

Supreme Insutapes
INSUtapes is high performance special adhesive coated, FR, XLPE tapes with various facings for a perfect joint sealing application. INSUtapes are fire-retardant, non-fibrous tri-dimensional chemi Read More...

MC-Einpresshilfe – EH : Expansive Plasticized Grouting Admixture

MC Einpresshilfe EH Grouting Admixture
MC-Einpresshilfe EH is an admixture in powder form for grouting ducts in post tensioned or pre-stressed concrete structures using cementitious grout. It ensures permanent contact and an Read More...

Dr. Fixit’s Heatshield

Dr. Fixit’s Heatshield
Dr. Fixit, the waterproofing expert, from the house of Pidilite Industries Ltd, unveiled its unique product, Dr. Fixit Heatshield. The product boasts of being able to secure your home in the harsh summers. Dr. Fixit Read More...

MC Bauchemie's Dreitop FH / Suntop FH

Dreitop FH / Suntop FH
Dreitop FH (Floor Hard) is a ready to use, non-metallic, floor and surface hardener based on very hard natural aggregates. This is to be applied by dry shake method in 2 operations, on freshly floated concrete or a compensatory mortar Read More...

Dichtament DM - Integral Waterproofing Product

Dichtament DM is an integral waterproofing admixture for concrete with good plasticizing properties and also free from chlorides. The addition of Dichtament DM in the concrete results to a homogenous form by even dispersion of cement particles which prevents the likely settlement of heavy course aggregates and bleeding formation. It also brings Read More...

ISO Management Systems – A Relevance to Ready Mix Concrete Business

ISO systems especially ISO 9001, ISO 14001 & BS 18001 have gained great importance in today' business with the purpose of offering higher value to the stakeholders. Ready Mix Concrete Business is more of Product and Service centric. The QMS, EMS & OHSAS play vital role in product quality, product development, pollution control Read More...

Mould Release Agent Nafuplan K / Nafuplan U-ST

Mould Release Agent
Nafuplan K is an economical concentrated mould release agent, which is supplied as a water-soluble emulsion. It should be diluted in ratio of 1:10 up to 1:30 with water, prior to application. Nafuplan K aids in Read More...

Waterproofing – The Quality Factor, Materials and Detailing

Importance of WaterProofing
It is essential to note that the passage of water through the structure not only results in peeling of plaster or paints but it has wider implications. The passage of water through concrete leads to corrosion of the Read More...

Waterproofing of Bathrooms

Pidilite Construction Chemicals
Today in modern buildings, bathrooms are not just the places of freshening up but also are visualized as personal spaces to get refreshed and rejuvenated. As a matter of fact, a substantial amount of time and Read More...

Fielding The Elements: Waterproofing Systems

Hydralastic Concrete Waterproofing
Waterproofing, is an important part for any construction project looking for a sustainable and well finished product, with a low maintenance life cycle. Correctly done, it offers great value to the quality of structure, Read More...

Development of Alternative Roofing System by Using Ferrocement Channels

Ferrocement Roofing Channel
The cost of construction is rising day by day due to increasing cost of basic building materials such as steel, sand, cement, brick, timber and labour. The cost of construction using conventional building Read More...

Prediction of Compressive Strengh of Concrete Containing Nano-Silica Using Fuzzy Logic

Strengh of Concrete
Concrete is essentially a mixture of paste and aggregate. The paste, comprising of cement and water, binds the aggregate into a hard mass; the paste hardens because of the chemical reaction of the Read More...

Seismic Retrofitting of RC Beam-Column Connections

Seismic Retrofitting
Designing beam–column joints is considered to be a complex and challenging task for structural engineers, and careful design of joints in RC frame structures is crucial to the safety of the Read More...

EMCORIL AC Acrylic Based, Membrane Forming Curing Compound

EMCORIL AC Acrylic Based Membrane
One constraint in civil construction is the curing of concrete once it has been cast and the formwork is removed. Curing done by conventional methods cannot be ensured to its optimum efficiency when it is Read More...

Expansion Joints – A must in Every Construction

DURAboardHD100 in Columns
The term expansion joints, refer to the isolation joints provided within a structure to permit the separate segment of the structural frame to expand and contract in response to temperature changes without Read More...
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