Grouting Articles

  • Continuously mixing one batch at a time

    Ready-mix company improves mixing efficiency and ingredient accuracy by switching to a rotary batch mixer. When a concrete and ready-mix producer moved to a new plant, the mixing process was redesigned to include batching for greater control over the final product 's ingredients. Rich-Mix Products makes concrete and ready-mix products and packages them for sale in home ...

  • Batch blenders make modern mortars in China

    With no internal moving parts, blenders minimize abrasive wear and simplify cleaning at two SureBlock plants. In 1997, US-based SureBlock entered a joint venture with China's Tianjin People's Building Material Products Factory to make concrete masonry units (CMUs). Commonly known as concrete blocks, CMUs come in many shapes, sizes, and colors. They are mainly used to erect structural walls, ...

  • When You Need It All - Adapted from information provided by QSP Packers, LLC.

    QSP Packers, LLC manufactures Inflatable and Mechanical Packers used in the environmental, mining, and water well industries, with an emphasis on pressure grouting. When Mark Hartley and Ron Roland began in 2005, they wanted to fill a niche in the packer industry. Since both men worked in the industry for a combined 40 years, they knew what the niche would be and chose a name for the company to ...


    By QSP Packers, LLC

  • Installation of a grout curtain at a hazardous waste landfill

    Abstract: An existing inactive hazardous waste landfill located in Niagara Falls, New York was exhibiting migration of contaminants due to lateral groundwater flow in the underlying dolomitic limestone bedrock. It was determined that the installation of a vertical barrier to redirect the groundwater flow around the landfill would be the key element in the abatement design. Further review ...


    By Geo-Con, Inc.

  • Polymer Concrete for Structural Restoration and Corrosion Protection of Concrete Support Columns

    Introduction A large copper mine and refinery in the western United States had a dilemma. Their cell house, which contains over 1,500 cells, each holding more than 20,000 gallons of electrolyte, had experienced severe corrosion and structural degradation of the support columns for the tanks. These columns support the cells in their solvent extraction and electrowinning process. This ...


    By Sauereisen Inc.

  • A Guide To Buy Large Area Hard Floor Cleaners

    Hard floor cleaning machines can be classified into small area cleaning machines and large area hard floor cleaners. What is much in the cleaning area, one might ask. The same machine that can be used to clean a small area can be used for cleaning larger areas. While it is technically true, it may not be practically feasible. What are Hard Floor Cleaning Machines? A variety of ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Kitchen Floor Cleaning Machines: Degreasing Tiles and Stone

    Removing grease and other impurities from kitchen floors requires the use of powerful kitchen floor cleaning machines. Today, among the most reliable kitchen floor cleaning machines are the pressure washers and the hard surface cleaners. Pressure washers are perfect for degreasing operations, particularly hard surfaces, such as concrete, tile, stone, and linoleum. Kitchen floor cleaning machines ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • An inflatable tunnel seal stops flooding of world`s largest undeveloped uranium mine

    The Cigar Lake Mine, located in the Athabasca Basin of Northern Saskatchewan, Canada, is sitting on the world's largest undeveloped high-grade uranium deposit in the world. Operated and majority-owned by Cameco Corporation, Cigar Lake is expected to eventually provide more than 10% of the world's mined uranium. But to extract the uranium ore, Cameco has to overcome significant technical ...


    By Petersen Products Company

  • Powerful And Versatile Hard Floor Cleaner Machines For Use In High-Traffic Areas

    The floors in hospitals, malls, retail stores, and schools experience high flow of traffic and, therefore, accumulate dirt deposits quite fast. To keep these premises looking impressive and welcoming, it is imperative to ensure that the floors are clean and sparkling. However, maintaining the floors is not an easy job considering the large number of people who use the floors on a daily basis. For ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Case Study: Laurel Bed Dam

    Background Froehling & Robertson Inc were engaged by the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries to remediate seepage paths at the Laurel Bed dam. The dam had been leaking in excess of 500 gpm with water leaking in multiple locations. This water supply feeds a popular trout stream. If the dam failed, homes in the valley below the dam could be flooded. Q: ...


    By Willowstick Technologies LLC

  • What to See in A Grout Steam Cleaner?

    A grout steam cleaner helps clean tile and grout surfaces easier than manual cleaning methods. Modern vapor steamers are capable of cleaning baked-on stains, ground-in dirt, food droppings, coffee and wine spills, and more. Some of the modern machines can even sanitize the surface. These machines can get rid of the harmful microorganisms present on the surface. For getting the maximum utility out ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Try Floor Steamers If Looking For Tile and Grout Cleaning Machines

    Tile and grout floors are used worldwide in residential, commercial, and industrial settings, primarily due to their durable nature. However, it is imperative to thoroughly clean the floors to maintain its shiny and gleaming looks. In high traffic areas and industrial settings, tile floors can quickly get dirty and slippery. Traditional cleaning techniques, such as mopping, scrubbing, and wiping, ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Features Of A Stone Floor Cleaning Machine

    In some ways, stone floor cleaning is easier than other cleaning tasks. For instance, these are hard surfaces and there is no constraint on using output power. These surfaces can withstand almost any level of output power that is practically possible.  That means any hard surface cleaning machine with a high-powered output can be used for carrying out stone floor cleaning. The question is ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Essential Features of a Good Grout Steam Cleaner

    How does a grout steam cleaner differ from other cleaning machines? The main difference is in the sharpness and speed of cleaning. The joints between tiles and concrete blocks are usually the gathering grounds of dirt, dust, and other impure substances. It is not an easy task to dissolve and extract such buildups. The grout and dirt at the joints tend to stay off the radar of most of the cleaning ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Industrial Steam Cleaner for Tough Commercial Bathroom Cleaning

    Tough cleaning jobs call for tough machines, and an industrial steam cleaner is often the machine used for these jobs. The industrial sector deals with some of the most difficult kinds of waste and debris, even in small industrial complexes. Industrial steam machines use the power of superheated water to not only clean tough stains and sediments, but also to sanitize surfaces. Many of these ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Lances for Steam Cleaners Improve Grout and Hard Surface Cleaning

    Daimer Industries, Inc.®, a highly-ranked e-commerce supplier of professional cleaning contractors and consumers, announced shipping and product plans for six new add-on accessories for it s KleenJet® line of steam cleaners. The new products include two lances, adapters and accessories for scraping and drain plunging. "Our latest accessories for steam cleaners address a key issue facing ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • How to Use a Steam Cleaner for Grout Cleaning

    A steam cleaner is one of the most powerful machines used for hard surface cleaning. There are a variety of uses of steam cleaners in the arena of hard surface cleaning. Examples of their use range from simple concrete cleaning to hard wood cleaning. Steam cleaners clean using their high temperature output. The output, which often has a temperature in excess of 386°F, melts almost any kind ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Three Tips to Buy the Best Grout Steam Cleaner

    Grout steam cleaners are among the best machines for cleaning tile and grout. Their high temperature outputs make them the most attractive machines for many hard surface cleaning tasks. These days, almost every cleaning machine is made for specialized tasks. The problem with the specialization is that people without sufficient know-how in the cleaning industry might end up buying a machine for a ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Kijlstra’s precast CSOS lead the way

    As ever, time is money in the civil engineering industry and anything which can deliver high quality results in double-quick time is worth investigating. Hence in the specialised business of storm drainage and flood attenuation – currently a rare growth area in the industry – engineers and contractors are catching on to the considerable advantages of using pre-cast concrete ...


    By Kijlstra LTD.

  • Tile Cleaning Equipment with Vacuum Extraction Feature

    Ask most contractors what they require with their tile cleaning equipment and they would reply - productivity. Without a machine that offers high output, your business could fail. Tiles can be very hard to clean. Soap scum, water stains, molds, food stains, and other impurities accumulate on tiles quickly. In commercial kitchens and public restrooms especially, dirt accumulates on tile very fast. ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

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