TITLE

Muud Concrete Design takes waterscapes to new heights with Rapid Set

PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Concrete Products;May2012, Vol. 115 Issue 5, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the vertical concrete conventional formwork designed by Adrian Gascon and Neil Hughes of Muud Concrete Design Design using fast-setting cement mix Rapid Set by CTS Cement for their Cypress Breeze Plantation project. Gabson has switched the materials for the project to Rapid Set. Gascon says that Rapid Set use in the construction do money and time.
ACCESSION #
76118734

 

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