Generally speaking, our business isn’t very useful to homeowners or individual businesses looking to make concrete for a driveway, sidewalk or patio unless that business spends in excess of $10,000 per month on concrete. We do however get asked “Can I make concrete at home?” The answer is yes, but why would you want to? Unless you just can’t get concrete delivered or you are only looking for a wheelbarrow full, you will find the value of purchasing concrete from your local ready mix supplier is the best investment you can make
In the work of concrete pump truck, if used improperly, it is easy to cause premature damage to some parts of concrete boom pump truck, which not only increases the equipment maintenance cost, but also seriously affects the production.
Many friends may know that the trailer pump concrete is used for pumping concrete effectively. But do you know to to use it correctly? Do you know how to dear with the fault while working? If you do not know, I am so pleased to tell you about it. Before pumping concrete, pumping water for lubricate the pipeline, check whether the pipe is sealed, whether there is water leakage, and then pumping mortar through the pipeline. After ensure the mortar has open the pipeline, stirred the remaining concrete fully and then pump normally. When start or stop pumping concrete, should contact with the front-end operator in order to avoid accidents.
In general batching is the process of measuring and combining the ingredients of concrete (cement, water, sand, aggregates)…as per the mix design. The last part is important, if you are an Engineer then you will have to do a concrete mix design to know the quantity required for each element of concrete…so basically, you will say “for C-30 concrete member we need 50kg of cement per meter cube of the member or 20kg of aggregate per meter cube…etc this is the mix design.
What is the difference between cement and concrete?Now that you know the difference between cement and ready mix concrete, the next time someone talks about their new cement patio, or cement driveway or a cement sidewalk or the ever popular “cement pond”, you can explain to them that what they are actually referring to is concrete.
A concrete pump is a machine that utilizes piston pump technology to force liquid concrete through a pipe with immense amounts of pressure. It was a German invention that, over the decades, companies like Concrete Pump Depot have evolved their offering into several different variations such as the skid-mounted concrete pump, the concrete pump trailer, and the concrete pump boom.Which one you use depends on the job you need to get done.