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Reinforced Bridge Deck with Fibre

Slab deck is susceptible to damage due to abrasion; impact and cyclic traffic loading. Fibre reinforced concrete improves quality and durability of slab deck. Abrasion and Impact Resistance: Significant improvement in abrasion resistance as required for concentrated loads and dynamic heavy axle loads. Improves resistance to Impact forces up to 14 times more than plain […]

Reduce Weed in Landscape

Dupont Landscape Systems From high quality, chemical free weed control, root barrier and plant protection solutions to pond and surfacing solutions, Dupont Landscape Solutions offer a complete range of smart products for professionals Application: Roof Garden Driveways and patios Hard landscape Compost container liner Soil improvement & drainage Soil stabilization & slope protection Sloping pond […]

3rd Workshop on Construction Materials

Construction Industry Perspective The 3rd National Workshop on Construction Materials was held on Saturday, March 09, 2013 at NED University of Engineering and Technology. The workshop was organized by Construction Materials Research Group (CMRG) at NED University of Engineering and Technology, which was established with the vision to strengthen the research related to construction materials […]

Concrete Finishing Tips

Get the most our of DURACRETE® by following these finishing tips. Always joint and cure your concrete properly as per ACI practice. FRC will appear to be slightly stiffer than plain concrete, because fibre acts as a cohesive agent …

Bunker-Busting Smart Concrete

Iran makes some of the world’s toughest concrete. It can cope with earthquakes and, perhaps, bunker-busting bombs A DUAL-USE technology is one that has both civilian and military applications. Enriching uranium is a good example. A country may legitimately do so to fuel power stations. Or it may do so illegitimately to arm undeclared nuclear […]

Interview: Bridging the knowledge gap

Building habitats and structures has been native to mankind since the onset of civilisation. Apart from shelter and security, structures have been erected to portray authority, commemorate love and advocate cultural heritage. These structures were built from naturally occurring substances such as clay, sand, wood, rocks, twigs and even leaves. As time progressed, research and […]