Special concrete

In today’s modern world of concrete, performance parameters are no longer solely restricted to the material’s 28 day compressive strength. Beyond strength and durability, there may be other properties of concrete that are desirable on any given project.

More information is available in this section on:

  • Lightweight concrete
  • High-workability concrete
  • High-strength concrete
  • No-fines concrete
  • Roller compacted concrete
  • Sprayed concrete
  • Water-resistant concrete
  • Self-compacting concrete

Guidance on special concrete and concrete framed buildings is also available from The Concrete Centre guide Concrete Framed Buildings

Concrete Frames Explained