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New Products & Processes and shotcrete application system impossible, so an extremely California and the New World Symphony in Florida to the unique approach was taken to restore the tunnel. QUIKRETE Ashton Hydro Electric Plant in Idaho and Rankin Bridge in Shotcrete MS – Steel Fiber Reinforced was applied up to 18 in. North Carolina. (457 mm) thick between existing timber sets so lagging could For more information on QUIKRETE and its products, be removed and reinforcement applied a section at a time. This visit www.quikrete.com, like it on Facebook, and follow it process enabled construction to be performed safely and effi- on Twitter @QUIKRETE. ciently throughout the night. In addition to exceeding project strength specifications by reaching 3800 psi (26 MPa) at 1 day and more than Do you have aneW PrODUct 9400 psi (65 MPa) at 15 days, the QUIKRETE Wet Process Shotcrete limited dust in the application process by batching the or PrOceSS that the shotcrete wet in advance rather the combining the water and shotcrete during the shooting process. As a result, there was little ShOtcrete inDUStrY cleanup each morning in preparation for traffic, and Johnson needs to know about? Western Gunite Company completed the project on time. The QUIKRETE Companies offers a full line of shotcrete products that can be applied through a wet or dry process to deliver high strength, high adhesion, low rebound, and low sag Phone: (248) 848-3780 in rehabilitating bridges, tunnels, parking garages, ramps, piers, Fax: (248) 848-3740 dams, and other concrete structures. In the past decade, QUIKRETE shotcrete has been used on a variety of renovation E-mail: info@shotcrete.org projects ranging from the Stanford Linear Accelerator in • 22-page, four-color, pocket-sized (4” x 6”) • Sold in any quantity safety manual • Available in English and Spanish • Contains photos, checklists, and safety tips English version Order Code: PSMAN • Also includes tear-out employee compliance Spanish version Order Code: PSMANS sign-off sheet ASA Member price: $3.00 each; Nonmember price: $5.00 each 74 Shotcrete • Winter 2013


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