Nuvoco Introduces Wet-Ready-to-Use Micro Concrete
There are various methods to repair and retrofitting of the structure, which included Polymer Modified Mortar, carbon fibre
wrapping, jacketing with Micro concrete (which is non-shrinking or shrinkage compensative). The most common and costeffective method is jacketing with micro
Having grown hugely popular since its launch, wet-ready-to-use Instamix Microne is the result of incredible disruptive innovation in repair segment, which is conventionally dominated by dry mix products.
Taking site repair elements into consideration, the aggregates used vary in size from 4.75mm to 10mm. One of the biggest reasons for its popularity is that it is a non-shrink product, which guarantees excellent plastic and hardened properties. It is extremely durable compared to the dry mix products available in the same range. Being a free-flowing mix, it can be used to fill all kinds of difficult to reach areas and boasts of 30% to 40% more chloride resistance, which makes it ideal for all kinds of aggressive environments. Instamix Microne also offers 50% more adhesion strength compared to conventional products and is available in grades of M40, M60, and M80, with a working life of five hours after reaching the site.
1. Extensive repair of beam, column, floor or other structural elements
For further information, contact:2. Jacketing of beam, column and other structural elements for strengthening
Nuvoco Vistas Corp Ltd.
T: +91 22 6769 2595
3. Retrofitting of beam & columns Features and Benefits
- It is wet pre-mix, no further addition of water required at site. And results in quality control and save labour cost
- Shrinkage Compensated
- Fast and easy placing
- Normal curing
- Custom made: No need to add the aggregates at site, quality control
- Low chloride permeability
- Excellent bond with mother surface
- Low water permeability: Durable structure
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