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Concrete Series © 1997
What Is Concrete? Unit 1
Shows the materials that go into concrete, why different types of concrete are needed and how they are made * Shows concrete being produced at Ready Mixed concrete plants and used on site as well as at a pre-cast concrete plant * Common types of admixtures, pulverized fuel ash (PFA), and ground granulated blast furnace slag (GGBS) are described Item number: NIM-55-1-VW
Running time: 30 minute Live Action Video
Price: US$129.95

Sampling and Testing Concrete Unit 2
Deals with why, how and when we sample and test concrete * Shows, in detail, the procedures for sampling, carrying out the slump test, and making cubes * Care and maintenance of equipment is covered * How to cure, store, and despatch cubes to the testing laboratory is shown and explained
Item number: NIM-55-2-VW
Running time: 42 minute Live Action Video
Price: US$129.95

Placing and Compaction Unit 3
Examines methods and practice of placing and compacting * Deals with the loss of strength and durability caused by trapped air * The principles identified are covered in the context of column, wall, and slab casting operations * Details of the operations are highlighted, including placement in layers, treatment at joints, and much more
Item number: NIM-55-3-VW
Running time: 30 minute Live Action Video
Price: US$129.95

Good Formwork Practice: Unit 4
Examines traditional formwork and proprietary equipment, identifying points which are critical to safe and economic production of sound and accurate concrete * Loads and pressures on forms are identified and important aspects of tie and support systems are described
Item number: NIM-55-4-VW
Running time: 35 minute Live Action Video
Price: US$129.95

Finishes In Concrete Unit 5
Describes the various ways of finishing concrete, ranging from decorative to plain finishes, and examines the preparation and productions necessary to achieve them
Item number: NIM-55-5-VW
Running time: 42 minute Live Action Video
Price: US$129.95

Site Organization and Planning: Unit 6
Examines how to plan and organize the work so it all happens when it should * The importance of considering what resources are available and how to manage them efficiently * Planning a program and keeping to it, organizing the site layout to include access, materials, storage, accomodation, welfare, plant services, and safety
Item number: NIM-55-6-VW
Running time: 30 minute Live Action Video
Price: US$129.95

Safety on Site (General): Unit 7
A basic safety awareness course for the benefit of the workforce and, in particular students, YTS, apprentices, and newcomers to the industry * Covers the basic safety points and comes complete with presenter's guide, a must for every site
Item number: NIM-55-7-VW
Running time: 25 minute Live Action Video
Price: US$129.95

Concrete Checks (Getting It Right The First Time): Unit 8
Examines the activities of concrete construction * The checks that should be made as the job progresses in order to ensure that the work is sound, accurate, of specified quality, and delivered on time * Emphasizes the need to get it right the first time * The importance of safety and the need for teamwork is stressed throughout
Item number: NIM-55-8-VW
Running time: 40 minute Live Action Video
Price: US$129.95

Good Reinforcement Practice: Unit 9
Explains the purpose of reinforcement in concrete and shows the types and sizes of bars available * Cutting and bending in reinforcement works are described * Shows how reinforcement should be received, handled, and stored * Bar references are explained * Correct positioning and maintaining cover to the steel is stressed * Some new developments are also described
Item number: NIM-55-9-VW
Running time: 35 minute Live Action Video
Price: US$129.95

Concrete Repairs: Unit 10
Deals with what is required to carry out a concrete repair, the types of blemishes, what caused them, and how they can be avoided * Discusses the materials and equipment needed, preparing the mix and how to repair honeycombing, accident damage, and more * Also shows how to repair the finishing mix and apply it to the repaired area
Item number: NIM-55-10-VW
Running time: 42 minute Live Action Video
Price: US$129.95

Curing and Protecting Concrete and Striking Formwork: Unit 11
Concentrates on the methods of curing and protecting concrete and how and when to strike form
Item number: NIM-55-11-VW
Running time: 30 minute Live Action Video
Price: US$129.95

Transport and Handling of Concrete: Unit 12
Produced in association with Ready Mixed Concrete Bureau, this video deals with the types of equipment used and methods of transporting and handling concrete on site
Item number: NIM-55-12-VW
Running time: 35 minute Live Action Video
Price: US$129.95

Concrete Series
Save $80 on 12 Live Action Videos
Item number: NIM-55-1-12-VW
Price: US$1479.95

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