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...

Tunnelling

Levels of tunnel construction in the UK is rising, with a range of major projects currently underway and in the pipeline. There are many methods of tunnel construction, each requiring specialist skills and products. Tarmac has developed...

Sprayed Concrete

There are many applications and uses for sprayed concrete, and the performance of cement within sprayed concrete is paramount. Cement with good admixture reactivity and consistent quality produces sprayable, high-performing...

Soil Stabilisation

Soil Stabilisation Solutions Transforming unbuildable land to safe and productive use Throughout the UK, land that is unsuitable for construction represents a vast wasted resource. Soil that is too wet, too cohesive, too...

Roof Tiles

Concrete roof tiles dominate the UK roofing materials market and Tarmac can provide various cements proven in the roof tile making process. Related Products

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. We understand the pressures and...

Piling

Both in situ and precast piling systems provide fast and effective foundation solutions. In situ piles can be varied to suit ground conditions and using cement with high early strength properties and increased sulfate resistance enhances...

Marine

Concrete exposed to the marine environment requires to be particularly durable. Tarmac provides both bulk cement and 'additions' that can enhance the resistance of concrete to chloride penetration and reduce the risk of reinforcement...

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. Therefore, we understand both the technical demands on the cement...

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. Injection of these fluids into cracks, voids, cavities and...

Geotechnical

Cement is playing an increasingly important part in geotechnical engineering; a branch of engineering concerned with the behaviour of earth materials. Geotechnical engineering is a vital consideration in any form of construction in...

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 poducers. Both Portland cement and Portland-limestone...

Formulators

Cement is often used as a constituent of other (formulated) products including grouts, screeds and repair products. Tarmac's attention to maintaining quality and consistency in its products is a key factor in the increasing use of our...

Concrete Block Paving

Concrete block paving is increasingly popular with commercial landscapers and house owners alike. It combines texture and colour and is relatively easy to lay, leading to an attractive overall finish with enhanced 'kerb...

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. Related Products

Volumetric Concrete

Volumetric concrete is a modern alternative to meet customer's concreting needs. Providing a reduced waste and cost & time saving service requires an efficient cement and service. Tarmac's cements can be used in both modern...