Loganholme, Australia (PressExposure) October 22, 2009 -- January 2009 - River Sands' ACS division launched New Concrete Admixtures Specifically Designed for Mining Applications. Applied Concrete Solutions (ACS) is the specialty construction and mining products division of River Sands Pty Ltd.
Utilising the company's experience and knowledge of concrete and concrete admixtures, the division has been formed to provide a specialised range of technical services and products associated with the application, performance, maintenance and enhancement of concrete.
These specialist services and products now include a range of new generation shotcrete admixtures designed specifically for underground mining operations.
Shotcrete Accelerators ACS have developed a range of high performance, alkali free shotcretes for underground mine construction including shaft lining.
Where early re-entry is required, ACS Shotcrete Accelerators can be stored in on-site bulk tanks thereby eliminating the need for IBC's.
Shotcrete Admixtures To assist with the batching process of shotcrete for underground applications, ACS have a selection of high range water reducers, stabilisers, mix enhancers and pumping aids.
Our liquid shotcrete admixtures offer high strength, improved workability and extended slump retention capabilities.
Dry Shotcrete, Gunite and Grouts To assist with your underground shoring requirements ACS offers a made to specification 'mines' concrete, shotcrete or mortar formulated to your specifications and packed in convenient 20kg or 30kg bags.
For more information go to the ACS shotcrete admixtures and mining products page or phone 1800 077 744.