Supplied in weather resistant plastic packaging, Mastercrete is an enhanced Portland- limestone cement conforming fully to BS EN 197-1 CEM II/A-L (or LL) 32,5R.
A ready-to-use blend of selected sand, cement and additives formulated for fixing wooden, concrete and metal posts.
White Portland cement that provides attractive and durable visual concrete, rendering and mortar in cast stone, architectural concrete, paving slabs, street furniture and terrazzo applications.
General Purpose Cement is a CEM II Portland-composite cement suitable for most general purpose applications.
Extra Rapid cement is a Portland cement containing calcium aluminate to give rapid hardening and setting properties.
High Strength Concrete (40N) is a premixed strong and hardwearing concrete that typically reaches a 28-day compressive strength of 40 N/mm2.
BUILDERS' GUIDE TO CEMENT
A wide range of packed cements and premixed products is currently available from builders’ merchants throughout the UK.
This guide includes:
- Basic information on each packed cement and premixed products.
- Guidance on appropriate applications for:
- General Concreting
- Floor Screeds
- Ready-to-Use products
- Advice on recommended mixes for these applications.
- Ready reckoner and tables for estimating quantities.
- Technical matters for consideration during a project, and associated application details.
- Health and Safety issues.
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