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CEMEX LatAm does not “simply manufacture concrete”, but develops solutions based on the thorough knowledge and application of concrete technology. Leveraging years of experience, a worldwide pool of knowledge from CEMEX, and state-of-the-art expertise about the different concrete constituents and their interaction, CEMEX LatAm offers its customers “concrete by designTM”—tailor-designed concrete.

CEMEX LatAm has a wide range of products and services, including technical support for its different types of ready-mix concrete. Below are a few examples of ready-mix concrete technologies with special properties and performance:

» Colombia

New products in the ready-mix concrete segment include the development of innovative building solutions such as fast form removal ready-mix concrete known as "Promptis®." The following table presents some examples of our specialized ready-mix concrete products in Colombia:

Special Ready-Mix Concrete Products Description
Concrete for piling (tremie system) Used in deep foundation piles up to 60 meters with tremie construction system
Concrete pavements Used as structural layer in roads, streets and industrial floors
Rapid hardening for thick walls and slabs Used for structural walls (<12 cm) in industrialized construction system that needs fast setting time
Self compacting concrete ("SCC") fast setting Combination of rapid setting time and SCC for industrialized construction system in concrete walls

» Panama

CEMEX LatAm in Panama has recently developed new products to address the needs of constructors who demand products that optimize their processes, reduce their labor costs, reduce waste material and allow for better execution time. Such products include architectural concrete, rapid-setting concrete, roller-compacted concrete, self-consolidating concrete and “Hydratium®” concrete (which is currently under development).

The following table presents some examples of our specialized ready-mix concrete products in Panama, all of which are sold under the "Concreto" brand:

Special Ready-Mix Concrete Products Description
Architectural and decorative concrete Provides structural function as well as an aesthetic or decorative finish. The product can be a smooth or textures surface and can be made in a variety of colors.
Rapid-setting concrete Designed to enhance early strength development and allows for the fast removal of framework.
Roller-compacted concrete This product is compacted and cured in place. It is a zero slump concrete with abrasion resistance to withstand high water velocity.
Self-compacting concrete Designed to have a very high flow which makes it self-leveling and eliminates the need for vibration.
Fast-track concrete Used for pavement applications, it is a concrete with early strength which allows the structure to be used as fast as possible.
Duramax concrete This concrete has a very low permeability and is intended for pools, water tanks and other water related applications.

» Costa Rica

CEMEX LatAm in Costa Rica is able to provide ready-mix concrete products tailored to specific customer needs and requirements. These can also be designed according to consumer specifications.

The following table presents some examples of our specialized ready-mix concrete products in Costa Rica

Special Ready-Mix Concrete Products Description
Stabilized mortar Used for plastering, masonry and finishing
High resistance Used for heavy load bearing structures
Self compacting Used for work that requires continuous pouring concrete
Rupture module Used for pavements, airport runways, industrial floors, parking lots and roads
Fluid filling Used as a base and sub-base for roads and pavements
Total slump Used in structural elements that require short placing times

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