It is a combination of cement, stone, sand, and water that can serve a multitude of purposes
Concrete is a simple product
Concrete’s durability, strength and relatively low cost make it the backbone of buildings and infrastructure worldwide—houses, schools and hospitals as well as airports, bridges, highways and rail systems. The most-produced material on Earth will only be more in demand as, for example, developing nations become increasingly urban, extreme weather events necessitate more durable building materials and the price of other infrastructure materials continues to rise.
We invite you to visit the pages noted below. They contain documents that will help you better understand concrete and its many benefits. Please also take the time to check out the other pages on our website. If you do, we're sure that you'll agree that when it comes to construction; Concrete, It Just Makes Cents!
- Concrete In Practice
- Specifications In Practice
- Curing Concrete - "Who Is Watching Out for the Cylinders" : (Courtesy of the American Concrete Institute, www.concrete.org).