Cement Concrete & Aggregates Australia.
Concrete is widely used in domestic, commercial, recreational, rural and
Communities around the world rely on concrete as a safe, strong and simple
building material. It is used in all types of construction; from domestic work to
multi-storey office blocks and shopping complexes.
Despite the common usage of concrete, few people are aware of the
considerations involved in designing strong, durable, high quality concrete.
Concrete Basics aims to provide a clear, concise explanation of all aspects of
making quality concrete; from the Materials and Properties involved through
Planning, Preparation, Finishing and Curing.
Concrete Basics addresses the needs of unskilled and semi-skilled persons
undertaking general concreting projects including home and handyman projects. Concrete Basics also assists owner builders in the supervision of construction.
It aims to develop an understanding of highly technical terms through clear
definition accompanied by simple illustrations. A general understanding of these
terms will help to facilitate communication within the building industry.
Concrete Basics will help to generate a higher standard of workmanship on-site
and facilitate better communication among construction workers, builders,
engineers, building surveyors, architects and anyone interested in understanding
the processes involved in making quality concrete.
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