Ready-mix concrete is concrete that is manufactured in a batch plant, according to a set engineered mix design.Ready-mix concrete is normally delivered in two ways. First is the barrel truck or in-transit mixers.This type of truck delivers concrete in a plastic state to the site.

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Online ChatHow heavy is concrete? Calculate how many cubic yards ( cu yd - yd3 ) of concrete are in 1 tonne (Metric) ( 1 t ). Specific unit weight of concrete - amount properties converter for conversion factor exchange from 1 tonne (Metric) t equals = 0.54 cubic yards cu yd - yd3 exactly for the masonry material type. To convert concrete measuring units can be useful when building with concrete and

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Online ChatHow much does crushed asphalt cost? On average, crushed asphalt can cost $5 to $12 per ton. This cost will depend on your geographical location and where you purchase it. The prices quoted above are for those who can come to pick up the crushed asphalt at the site.

Online ChatYes I am having a small problem and being a General Contractor I should know this but for some reason I keep forgetting how to calculate how many yards of concrete it will take to pour a foundation. I have another job coming up soon and need to know how to calculate how much concrete it will take for the foundation.

Online ChatRound up to the nearest whole yard and order 11 yards. Hold it..but a four inch thick concrete slab, is only going to really be 3-1/2" deep in real life! In an "ideal perfect world" a 3-1/2" nominal thickness floor would allow 92.57 square feet of area to be covered by a yard of concrete.

Online ChatHow many cubic yards in a cubic meter? 1 Cubic meter (m³) is equal to 1.30795062 cubic yards (yd³). To convert cubic meters to cubic yards, multiply the cubic meter value by 1.30795062. For example, to find out how many cubic yards in a cubic meter and a half, multiply 1.5 by 1.30795062, that makes 1.962 cubic yards in a cubic meter and a half.

Online ChatActually, when the concrete does finally dry out, it stops gaining strength. Why is concrete gray? First of all, concrete can be ordered in many colors. The natural color of concrete is gray because the color of the cement used to make it is typically gray. Now, the reason the cement is gray has to do with the manufacture of Portland Cement.

Online ChatBecause I'm covering the basics here, I may oversimplify a few points. Experts in the industry could point out exceptions to many of the general statements I may make. But by and large, the ideas I'm about to explain hold true. The 10-20-30-40 Rule Let's start by discussing the essential ingredients of concrete.

Online ChatA big portion of the work of pouring a concrete slab is in the preparation. A good-size project to start with is a 10-by-10 concrete slab. This size makes a good base for a patio or as the floor for a small shed. Once you understand how to do the concrete work properly for this smaller project, you can move on to pouring concrete for larger ones.

Online ChatRectangular Concrete Formula. Length in feet multiplied by width in feet multiplied by height in feet divided by 27 equals cubic yards needed. When dealing in inches: convert inches to feet by dividing by 12. For example: pour a 25 ft. sidewalk 5 ft. wide and four inches deep. (25' x 5 ' x 0.333') / 27 = 1.54 cubic yards

Online ChatClean concrete sand and crushed stone mix, slightly damp. Regular old round shovel like on any construction site. How many shovels of the mix to make a cubic foot? I don't know what I ever did with my old measuring box, so I'll make another this week and post the result. A 2×6 box 17-3/3 inch square (inside) struck level is a cubic foot.

Online ChatConcrete Mixer Truck Cost. Before you buy a concrete mixer truck, you need to think about how much you will spend on a truck.Concrete mixer truck consists of concrete mixer drum and chassis, in general, you can choose a right truck according to the capacity of concrete mixer drum or chassis brand.

Online ChatThe contractor who we've chosen for the job insists that 4.5in of 4000 PSI fibermesh concrete is sufficient. Putting 6in will just increase costs. Is 4.5in of concrete sufficient? My concern was whether 4.5in of fibermesh concrete would hold up if a mover/UPS truck backs into our driveway.

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