concrete admixture

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A material other than water, aggregates, lime, or cement, used as an ingredient of concrete or mortar, and added to the batch immediately before or during its mixing; used as a water repellent, as a coloring agent, as a retarder or accelerator (to modify its setting rate), etc.
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Complete report on concrete admixtures market spread across 165 pages, profiling 10 companies and supported with 81 tables and 44 figures is now available at http://www.
Key Topics Covered: 1 Introduction 2 Research Methodology 3 Executive Summary 4 Premium Insights 5 Market Overview 6 Industry Trends7 Global Concrete Admixtures Market, By Product Type 8 Concrete Admixtures Market, By Application 9 Concrete Admixtures Market, By Region 10 Competitive Landscape11 Company Profiles
The new production facility for concrete admixtures covers the needs of local construction companies and helps realize large-scale construction projects such as the new highway "Route de Littoral.
Meanwhile, BASF Construction Chemicals has been manufacturing concrete admixtures in the UAE since 1979.
E'wida, Mapei market manager: concrete admixture, said: "The 100% growth in the sales of our admixture line is an important milestone that underlines the reputation of Mapei as one of the most trusted and recognisable brands in the UAE construction market.
Mapei revealed that the new concrete admixture product line could also help to produce 'greener' concrete as it minimises energy use during mixing, application and finishing and reduces cement and water content, resulting in lower carbon footprint.
The company already holds a leading position in concrete admixtures and aims to become a key player in mortars.
Other new product innovations from Mapei include specially-developed precast concrete admixtures in light of the growing demand for precast concrete, which now accounts for up to 30% of the UAE's concrete construction market.
Rheoset is a leading manufacturer of concrete admixtures in Brazil.
The product line will include Concrete Admixture, Waterproofing System, Engineering Grouts, Industrial Flooring System, Surface Treatment, Concrete Repairs, Pre-packed Concrete and Mortar, Protective Coating and Polysulphide Sealants.
This mega event has spelled boom time for the country's infrastructure markets and ultimately, the concrete admixture companies.
Through research and value engineering on multiple exhibit projects," says Project Manager Mariusz Bleszynski AIA, LEED AP of PGAV Destinations, "we discovered that a concrete pool vessel made watertight by a crystalline concrete admixture or surface treatment is a very economical construction method.