Cement and Concrete Services provides comprehensive information on concrete structural design, cement, concrete materials and steel design. Information on cement as well as concrete materials from Cement and Concrete Services have been specifically introduced for engineering, construction as well as building industry. Cement and Concrete Services also houses various publications on concrete structural and steel design. Cement and Concrete Services conducts a diverse range of professional technical courses throughout Australia.
Cement and Concrete Services houses information of different types of cement as well as concrete materials used in the construction and building industry. These materials include adhesives, admixtures, anchors, cements and coatings. Adhesives extensively used in the concrete industry include epoxy resins, acrylics and styrene butadiene rubbers. The polyvinyl acetates, which is also an adhesive should not be utilised for bonding concrete in wet areas.
Cement and Concrete Services also provides information on admixtures suitable for concrete as well as building industry. These admixtures include accelerators, retarders, water reducers, air entrainers and superplastizers. The waterproofer admixture can also be added to concrete that enables concrete to enhance its ability of repelling the ingress of water. Different cements used in concrete industry include high early strength cements, low shrinkage cements, low heat cements, sulphate resisting cements and many others.