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rapid strength concrete hours

Sometimes known as PQX, rapid-set concrete or 2 hour concrete, our specially formulated concrete mix gains strength at a rate which meets and often exceeds the requirements of most commercial sectors, providing a strong, durable, reliable surface.

Our customers can have total confidence that they can deliver a high quality surface, ready to open to traffic within a short timeframe.

Primary applications include concrete for major transport link contracts such as road, rail and airside as well as construction projects for commercial operations that are in constant use (such as distribution centres, freight hubs, power stations, shipping ports etc.)

Key properties

  • Rapid return to service
  • High ultimate strength
  • Various levels of consistency available to suit placement method; pump, skip & direct
  • Resistance to Chlorides
  • Low surface absorption
  • Low shrinkage
  • High freeze thaw resistance
  • No specialist tools required
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Costain tunnel trial for up coming Brynglas Tunnel Carriage way replacement contract - expected May & June this year.

Built to last

Our flexible service is dedicated to meeting the demands of the construction and civil engineering industries with high quality concrete mixes designed to meet the requirements of each project.

Contact us today to discuss your next project.