yard of concrete

yard of concrete

One cubic yard, or a volume 3 feet wide by 3 feet long by 3 feet high. One yard of concrete will cover 80 square feet at the 31/2 inch depth required for a sidewalk or a garage floor.

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Even if that outside space is a square yard of concrete - because that square yard of concrete is all yours.
It took the helicopter 1 minute and 15 seconds to deliver half a yard of concrete and have the next one hooked up and on its way," says Rob Raffin.
A copy of yesterday's Western Mail was among the documents which Mr Marples, pictured, placed in a sealed capsule and which he later buried in the first cubic yard of concrete in the Severn Bridge foundations.
Each year about a cubic yard of concrete is produced for each of the six-billion plus people on the planet.
EF Technology saves between 100 and 300 pounds of mined natural resources for each cubic yard of concrete produced.
Kuralon RSC is said to reduce long-term drying-shrinkage cracking in concrete by 40% or more at a dosage of one pound per cubic yard of concrete.
If he wants to data mine for the average turnaround for an RFI by a particular architect, or for how many change orders a contractor tends to create, or for the buying price of a cubic yard of concrete last year, the answer is as easy to get as in a Google search.
The additive market will continue to benefit from two trends: the increasing additive dosage per cubic yard of concrete and the greater use of concrete in construction overall.
per cubic yard of concrete, or about a tenth of a percent by volume.
can mean the ability to carry another 1/4 or 1/2 yard of concrete and stay within road weight limits.
Because the Revolution drum itself is 2,000 pounds lighter than a comparable steel drum, ready mix producers can carry an additional one-half cubic yard of concrete per load.
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