Architectural Concrete The architectural benefits of concrete have long been recognised and using cements which have characteristics that lend themselves to architectural use (such as light colour or a fine texture) is a key to delivering the visual impact that is needed. Blocks Whether you’re making dense, lightweight or aerated blocks, Tarmac has a range of products, responsibily sourced and manufactured with sustainability in mind perfectly suited to your needs. Concrete Block Paving Concrete block paving is increasingly popular with commercial landscapers and house owners alike. Dry Mortar Silo Using dry silo mortars on large building sites, in place if site mixing, is fast becoming the norm and Tarmac have proven experience of supplying cement to dry silo mortar producers. Formulators Cement is often used as a constituent of other (formulated) products including grouts, screeds and repair products. Geotechnical Cement is playing an increasingly important part in geotechnical engineering; a branch of engineering concerned with the behaviour of earth materials. Grout Pressure grouting; in which a pumpable fluid is injected into soil or rock formations to change the physical characteristics of the formation, is used in a multitude of applications. Major Contracts Tarmac has extensive experience of supplying cement and other cementious materials to major contacts, from the Channel Tunnel back in the day to Crossrail today. Marine Concrete exposed to the marine environment requires to be particularly durable. Piling Both in situ and precast piling systems provide fast and effective foundation solutions. Precast The precast concrete market is a diverse and expanding landscape. Tarmac’s cement range caters to the different manufacturing processes involved in producing the wealth of products offered by this sector. Roof Tiles Concrete roof tiles dominate the UK roofing materials market and Tarmac can provide various cements proven in the roof tile making process. Soil Stabilisation Throughout the UK, land that is unsuitable for construction represents a vast wasted resource. Sprayed Concrete There are many applications and uses for sprayed concrete, and the performance of cement within sprayed concrete is paramount. Tunnelling Levels of tunnel construction in the UK is rising, with a range of major projects currently underway and in the pipeline. Volumetric Concrete Volumetric concrete is a modern alternative to meet customer’s concreting needs.