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New Products & Processes The Thom-Katt S-Valve lets you reverse the stroke to relieve pressure when pumping difficult low­slump or fiber mixtures. The material cylinders and variable, smooth hydraulics allow precise control at low output for specialized applications. You can maintain much of the output pressure when reducing to smaller-diameter conveying lines—something larger cylinder concrete pumps cannot do. Cemen Tech Introduces Next- Generation Volumetric Mixer at World of Concrete Cemen Tech, a leader in the volumetric mixing industry, announced the prerelease of their new C860 volumetric mixers. The product was unveiled New design built from customer feedback and state-of-the-art at World of Concrete 2015 in Las Vegas, NV. electronic technology The new model has many new features not previously available on Cemen Tech mixers. “We are pleased to offer One significant introduction is the addition of a GPS our customers a new design that will make the operation easier Tracking Solution. The system will allow tracking of the and allow their drivers to pour concrete in a more efficient mixer’s location and will alert managers when and where a way,” said Mark Rinehart, Director of Sales and Marketing mixer stops, as well as how many times the mixer runs each for Cemen Tech. day. In the coming months, this system will also allow a person The C860 features a new electronic control panel. The panel to send mixture designs to the mixer and control their unit from will allow those in the field to track the exact flow of admixtures the comfort of their office. and water electronically. All of the information required will “We have listened to our customers and are expanding our be displayed on digital readouts and show the operator exactly culture of innovation at Cemen Tech. We are excited about the the total number of yards produced during each placement. All release of C860 and gaining some more feedback from cus- of the technology used has been tested for over 30 years in the tomers at the show,” said Rinehart. automotive and construction industries. Shotcrete Specifiers Education Tool, v2 The Shotcrete Specifiers Education Tool, version 2, is designed to provide specifiers with a better understandingof the shotcrete process and important components of a shotcrete specification.The content provided on this 4 gigabyte USB flash drive now includes: PowerPoint Presentations: • Shotcrete for Repair and Rehabilitation of Concrete Structures • Shotcrete for Underground Construction Brochures: • Sustainability of Shotcrete • Shotcrete, A Proven Process • The History of Shotcrete (by George Yoggy) Video: • Shotcrete Versatility Plus (World of Concrete Mega Demo) Order Code: SRR ASA Members: $25.00 each Nonmembers: $45.00 each To order, call ASA at (248) 848-3780 or visit www.shotcrete.org Shotcrete • Spring 2015 73


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