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Coffee Grounds in Concrete: Sustainable Biochar Concrete

Coffee Grounds in Concrete: Sustainable Biochar Concrete

Description  In this episode, Ava delves into how coffee grounds concrete and biochar concrete are revolutionising construction with carbon-negative solutions. Discover the benefits, applications, and sustainable practices of using biochar in construction for...

Concrete Inspection Insights: Cement Strength Development

Concrete Inspection Insights: Cement Strength Development

Description Join hosts Androw and Ava on the GCO Podcast as they delve into the critical topic of cement strength development, essential for the durability and reliability of construction projects.This episode provides a comprehensive look at the factors influencing...

Concrete Inspection Insights: Cement setting and Hardening

Concrete Inspection Insights: Cement setting and Hardening

Description  In the latest episode of the GCO Podcast, hosts Androw and Ava explore the critical processes of cement setting and hardening, essential for civil engineers and concrete inspectors. The discussion begins with the chemistry of cement setting, triggered by...

Concrete Inspection Insights: Cement Hydration Process

Concrete Inspection Insights: Cement Hydration Process

Descriptio  The podcast discusses the complex chemical reaction known as cement hydration, which begins when water is added to dry cement. It breaks down the stages and chemistry of hydration, including the formation of calcium silicate hydrate and calcium hydroxide,...

Concrete Inspection Insights: Cement Types & Applications

Concrete Inspection Insights: Cement Types & Applications

Description  Join hosts Androw and Ava in our latest podcast episode where they explore the world of cement types essential for every civil engineer and concrete inspector. Learn about Ordinary Portland Cement (OPC), Portland Pozzolana Cement (PPC), Rapid Hardening...

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