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Protsurv also designed and manufacture our own Cube press machines .
The CUBEN-F is manufactured strictly to EN 12234-4  standard and also as a certification for the FOOT test .

Our manual cube press( click for more specs ) does not work with the old fashioned dial gauge but instead has a digital display with transducer and  battery back up with a performance guaranteed imported manual pump from PowerTeam .

We manufacture our own Vibrating tables , VEBE apparatus and Clip on thermostats (heating element)  and supply the full line of products needed for concrete testing in this century .

Protsurv is also dealers for the Proceq ( click to go to Proceq site )  range of testing hammers and rebar locaters .

Concrete is a composite construction material, composed of cement  (commonly Portland cement  and other cement materials such as fly ash and slag cement, aggregate (generally a coarse aggregate made of gravel or crushed rocks such as limestone, or granite, plus a fine aggregate such as sand), water, and chemical  admixtures.

The word concrete comes from the Latin word "concretus" (meaning compact or condensed), the perfect passive participle of "concrescere", from "con-" (together) and "crescere" (to grow).

Concrete solidifies and hardens after mixing with water and placement due to a chemical process  known as hydration . The water reacts with the cement, which bonds the other components together, eventually creating a robust stone-like material. Concrete is used to make pavements , pipe, architectural structures, foundations, motorways/roads, bridges/overpasses, parking  structures, brick /block  walls and footings  for gates, fences and poles.

Concrete is used more than any other man-made material in the world made each year-more than one cubic meter for every person on Earth.

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