On account of large investments being made on infrastructural developments, demand for construction material as well as concrete admixtures
is expected to increase through 2021.
GRT markets concrete admixtures
and auxiliary products for the concrete segment in the central US.
9 July 2012 - US specialty chemicals and materials producer WR Grace & Co (NYSE:GRA) said today it had acquired Rheoset Industria e Comercio de Aditivos Ltda, or Rheoset, a manufacturer of concrete admixtures
in Brazil, for an undisclosed sum.
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The opening of the Ethiopia concrete admixture
production facility comes a year after the company expanded its production capacity in Africa by opening new factories in Nigeria and Ivory Coast in 2015.
The healthier economic outlook is benefiting firms involved in infrastructure and structural work and the supply of concrete admixtures
and chemicals, whose products and services are now being specified by clients.
Ahmad J E'wida, Mapei market manager -- Concrete Admixture
, said: "The 100 per cent growth in the sales of our admixture line is an important milestone that underlines the reputation of Mapei as one of the most trusted and recognizable brands in the UAE's construction market.
Mapei revealed that the new concrete admixture
product line could also help to produce 'greener' concrete as it minimises energy use during mixing, application and finishing and reduces cement and water content, resulting in lower carbon footprint.
based GCP Applied Technologies' two global businesses, concrete admixture
mainstay Grace Construction Products and Darex Packaging Technologies, have 2,800-plus employees in locations on six continents, and serve customers in more than 110 countries.
Moreover, Mapei has introduced an exclusive range of concrete admixture
products developed specifically to address technical and efficiency issues in the concrete industry, particularly in the UAE, where there is a growing concern over energy efficiency and the carbon footprint of construction materials and practices.
Rheoset's product lines are highly complementary to Grace's concrete admixture
product and technology portfolio," said Craig Merrill, Vice President and General Manager, Americas for Grace Construction Products, a business segment of Grace.
Customers benefit from short production and delivery times, as well as concrete admixture
compositions that are tailored to the local raw materials.
LignoTech USA, the world's leading supplier of lignin-based products to concrete admixture
producers announced late last month a critical supply imbalance impacting North American accounts.
E'wida, concrete admixture
market manager at Mapei.
This mega event has spelled boom time for the country's infrastructure markets and ultimately, the concrete admixture