HS2 project trials concrete printing

8th November 2021 by Sean Couldwell Concrete 0 Comments

The High Speed 2 (HS2) train project is testing concrete 3D printing with a view to reducing construction time and

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Contractors turn to fibre-reinforced concrete flooring

Steel is traditionally used in concrete applications, but due to steel price increases and shortages, some contractors are turning to fibre reinforced concrete as an

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Exposed concrete flooring part of intentionally incomplete building

A recently constructed office building in Greenwich, London is deliberately designed to look incomplete, with exposed concrete floor plates. The C1 building, designed by

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Impressive six-year figures forecast for concrete flooring coatings market

A new report by Global Market Insights has predicted that the worldwide market for concrete floor coatings will be

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Architects and interior designers embrace concrete flooring

Architects and interior designers are exploring many possibilities for featuring concrete in their

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Pandemic fuels high demand for easy-to-clean concrete flooring

The current focus on hygiene and Covid-19 restrictions has fuelled a high demand for flooring that can be cleaned easily – a trend the

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Architect recommends concrete flooring for fire stations

An architect and public safety expert have outlined the reasons why concrete flooring is the best floor surface for the fire stations and other buildings where safety, looks and

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Why the market for concrete crack filler is growing

According to new data published by A2Z market research, the concrete crack filler market is expected to grow significantly during the

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Global polished concrete market set to top $3bn

A new report by Research and Markets forecasts that the worldwide market for polished concrete will grow from $2.2bn (£1.58bn) to $3bn (£2.15bn) by 2025, a 5.6% compound annual growth rate.

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Studies reveal ancient Roman ingredient made concrete stronger

4th February 2021 by Sean Couldwell Concrete 0 Comments

Researchers have found a component was used in ancient Roman concrete to strengthen structures.

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