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Advancements in Concrete Technology: How TRP Ready Mix Stays Ahead

by TRP Ready Mix on August 29, 2023

The Evolution of Concrete Technology In the world of construction, concrete stands tall as a stalwart material, used across millennia, from ancient Roman aqueducts to the towering skyscrapers of the modern era. The beauty of concrete lies not only in its durability and versatility but also in its evolution. From the rudimentary mixtures of cement, […]

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The Art of Concrete: Versatility and Aesthetic Appeal

by TRP Ready Mix on July 21, 2023

Concrete Beyond the Construction Site When we think of concrete, we often think of construction sites, towering skyscrapers, and sprawling highways. However, concrete has crossed the boundaries of traditional construction and has found its place in the world of art and aesthetics. With its versatility, durability, and cost-effectiveness, concrete has emerged as a popular choice […]

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Defining Ready Mixed Concrete

by TRP Ready Mix on June 9, 2023

  Ready mixed concrete refers to concrete that is batched for delivery from a central plant instead of being mixed on the job site. Each batch of ready mixed concrete is tailor-made according to the specifics of the contractor’s requirements and is delivered to the job site in a freshly mixed and unhardened state. It’s […]

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How Concrete Strengthens the Modern Cityscape

by TRP Ready Mix on April 21, 2023

The Vital Role of Concrete in Urban Development Concrete plays a pivotal role in shaping our urban landscapes. It’s hard to imagine a cityscape without this ubiquitous material underpinning our infrastructure. From towering skyscrapers to the network of roads and bridges we traverse daily, concrete is a stalwart companion in our urban journey. The reasons […]

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The Difference Between Lean Concrete and Flowable Concrete?

by TRP Ready Mix on October 11, 2021

Exploring the Key Features The terms lean and flowable concrete are often used interchangeably, but there are key features offered in both. To help you better understand how they differ from one another, we’ll explore the main differences and benefits that both lean and flowable concrete have to offer. What is Lean Concrete? Lean concrete […]

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How Concrete Curing, Temperature, and Strength are Related

by admin on May 8, 2021

Combining Important Factors During Concrete Development Developing concrete takes far more work than simply combining water, cement, and an aggregate. For concrete to be strong and safe to use, it needs to be carefully developed. Factors like timing, temperature, moisture, and strength all need to be considered carefully. How are these concepts linked? We’ve explained […]

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Everything You Need to Know About the Concrete Maturity Curve

by TRP Ready Mix on April 8, 2021

How the Concrete Maturity Curve Makes Curing Easier Concrete needs to be strong without fail. Since it’s used for homes, roads, and massive structures, we simply can’t afford for concrete to be weak. Fortunately, there are ways to monitor the anticipated strength of concrete, and concrete maturity is a favoured method among construction professionals. Concrete […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Concrete Setting

by TRP Ready Mix on December 8, 2020

From hardening to mixes and more Concrete setting is a science that we don’t think about all too often. It’s usually “concrete gets hard; everything is good.” But on the contrary, construction businesses, renovation companies, and contractors know that there are so many factors that go into ensuring concrete is set properly for optimal functionality […]

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Concrete Design Options to Elevate Your Patio

by TRP Ready Mix on September 2, 2020

How Concrete Materials Can Transform Your Backyard Living Space Patios are an essential part of your home. It’s an extension to your home that most spend a whole lot of time on. Whether you’re relaxing poolside, enjoying a BBQ with friends and family or entertaining in some form or another, it’s an integral part of […]

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The Most Common Types of Cracks in Concrete and What They Mean

by TRP Ready Mix on April 11, 2020

Understanding the Various Types of Concrete Cracking Whenever there is a change in temperature or moisture, concrete can expand and contract just as other construction materials do. Therefore, making provisions to allow for this expansion is necessary. But if space is insufficient, cracks can form as a result of lacking proper load and support conditions. […]

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