Concrete Materials and Admixtures

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Waterproofing by Design

To maximize the durability of your concrete structure, it’s important to fully... More

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Recycled Concrete Combined with Wood Creates New Material

A procedure for recycling concrete has been developed that combines the building... More

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Taking the Mystery out of Mix Design, Part 2

Start with a mix that meets the needs of the contractor and specifier, then test and adjust. More

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Making Concrete Pumpable

As design and construction teams place higher demands on concrete, pumping complex concrete mixes becomes ever more challenging. More

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Bricks Alive! Scientists Create Living Concrete

“A Frankenstein material” is teeming with — and ultimately made by —... More

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Using Recycled Glass

When it comes to recycling, reusing, and repurposing, waste glass in concrete has... More

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Lone Star Funds to Acquire Master Builders

BASF has finally found a buyer for its construction chemicals business, branded... More

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Taking the Mystery Out of Mix Design

In Part 1 of this two-part series, learn the three factors that define a mix. More

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Using Admixtures to Get Concrete to Do What You Want

Concrete admixtures today offer properties like faster or slower set times,... More

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