Designed to mix mortar, grout, and concrete efficiently its reversible mixing paddles prevent clogging and decrease batch time. The large-capacity mixer is portable, with fork pockets on all sides and a compactable design that fits standard 8-ft. truck beds. See more today.
Precast concrete is increasingly being used in residential, commercial, and municipal projects because it is cost effective, incredibly durable, and very versatile. One such use for precast concrete is fences and walls, which can be installed as privacy fences, sound walls, utility/security walls, retaining walls, and even wood-like ranch rail fences. This course will explore the benefits, applications, and design options for precast masonry fences and walls.
Making the Business Case for Building with Insulated Concrete Forms: Energy, Safety, and Savings (Print Course)
Combining the strength and durability of reinforced concrete with high performance rigid insulation, insulated concrete forms (ICFs) provide ideal solutions for developers of apartments, condos, hotels, dormitories, and assisted living facilities.
ICFs are cost competitive with wood frame construction on a first-cost basis and offer operational cost savings through lower energy bills and reduced insurance costs among other benefits such as fire resistance and noise reduction. This article makes the business case for building multi-family homes with ICFs.
Today, the on-site, DIY approach to wood concrete forming fabrication is rapidly giving way to the precision, convenience, and speed of ready-made, turnkey systems. Read the following 10 reasons why contractors for structural forming, road and bridge, and water treatment projects nationwide are teaming up with UFP for their forming needs.
A groundbreaking national survey sheds new light on how precasters can take advantage of exciting new advances in demold cycle times, weight reduction, LEED-friendly compositions, and other fabrication factors to scale-up sales and profits."
A groundbreaking national survey offers powerful new insights into the ongoing tinting issue.