At Portland we provide a range of concretes that are designed for the whole spectrum of the construction industry. These products are backed by our expertise and tight quality control which brings a guarantee of strength and workability. We provide standardized, premixed concrete that is specified by a standard strength, slump and maximum size aggregate.
We also offer high performance, decorative and special application concretes to cater for all your concrete needs.
We have a rich history of product development, reliability and technical expertise and our products are specifically designed for a wide range of applications. Portland has a unique capability to pool resources and execute large and challenging pours anywhere in the Western Cape.
Ready mixed concrete can come with an almost endless array of desired properties such as:
- water resistance and,
- resistance to abrasion
To know exactly what you need takes some experience but should you require assistance, our Technical Services Team will gladly work with you and your specifications to optimize the mix designs.
100% OPC, no slag
Used for foundations
50% OPC, 50% slag
Used for foundations
60% OPC, 40% slag
Used for outdoor areas such as cricket pitches, walkways etc
Used for flooring
- 10 - 15 Mpa
For un-reinforced foundations in single storey houses and freestanding walls
- 15 - 25 Mpa
For reinforced foundations and slabs, light-duty house floors, paths, patios, steps, driveways & garage floors
- 25 - 30 Mpa
For suspended structural beams and floors
- 30 - 50 Mpa
Ultra High Strength
For suspended structural beams and slabs, columns and water-retaining structures
- Concrete Premix
For minor structural applications
For general plasterwork and repairs
- Screed Mix
For general floor leveling under ceramic floor tiles
- Pump Mix
Concrete which is transported to heights with concrete pumps
- Swimming Pool Mix
Suitable for foundations of swimming pools etc
Strong and inexpensive using locally sourced dirt, gravel and cement
- Fibre Reinforced Concrete
Strengthens the quality of the concrete. Mainly used in shotcrete but can also be used in normal concrete
- No Fines Concrete
Concrete made up of only coarse aggregate, cement and water
Portland imported and installed the Bibko concrete recycling system ComTec during August 2014. This system has had a major influence on the production and environmental benefits of the Portland Readymix plant.