Category Archives: Concrete

How Segregation Occurs in Concrete and How To Fix It

Concrete segregation is the process of separating the different ingredients that make up concrete. This can happen during the mixing process, when the concrete is transported, or when it is placed. You need to be aware of the potential for segregation so that you can take steps to avoid it. There are three main types […]

Why Epoxy Flooring Is a Great Idea for Your Industry

New flooring can be a significant investment. If you’re considering which type of material to use for your investment, consider the advantages of epoxy flooring. This option is a great choice for many settings due to the following benefits: It brightens your surroundings It can be challenging to make some interior areas bright and inviting, […]

Should You Use Casting, Shotcrete or Gunite in Refractory Installation?

There are several common methods of refractory installation you can choose from in Indiana. Today we’re going to focus on three specific ones: shotcrete, gunite and casting. How do you know which of these methods will be the best for your Indiana project? To determine this, you’ll need to take a variety of factors into […]

What You Should Know About Gunite Refractory Maintenance

The use of gunite and gunite refractory repair and maintenance has expanded significantly with modern steelmaking technology. Years back, forward-thinking builders saw it was likely that gunite would be the only means of maintaining furnaces used for steelmaking to repair them from the uneven wear their linings frequently sustain. But guniting is performed for so […]

Now Is the Time to Repair Segregated Concrete!

Winter is tough on concrete, which makes fall a good time to repair concrete cracks. If you wait until spring to start segregated concrete repair, you may face additional damage that will go beyond your budget. Segregation of concrete occurs when cement paste and aggregates separate either during installation or when vibration and other causes […]