Posts Categorized: Pouring Concrete

Some of the Coolest Concrete Structures in the World

Roman Colosseum concrete structure

Concrete has been used in architecture and buildings for centuries. Around the world, there are incredible structures that were made with concrete that are still standing to this day. The fact that these structures are standing tall after going through years of wear and tear is a testament to the concrete that they were made… Read more »

How to Clean Your Concrete Patio

concrete patio cleaning

Concrete patios are great because they are durable and long-lasting. They make for great surfaces, whether they’re patios, sidewalks, walkways, etc. You still need to make sure you’re cleaning the patio because weather can put some wear on them. If you have a beautiful concrete patio, here are some ways to keep it looking clean… Read more »

The Benefits of Concrete Delivery

Concrete mixer delevery

Concrete projects, whether it’s at a home or a business, can be quite tricky when you don’t have the right equipment. Bergen Mobile Concrete is your best choice when it comes to mobile concrete delivery. Saving time and headaches with mobile concrete mixer trucks and concrete buggies from us can help you get the concrete… Read more »

What Makes Concrete the Ideal Material for a Patio Surface?

If you’re thinking about upgrading your home with a patio installation, you’re probably deciding between several different materials, including concrete, wood and paving stones. At Bergen Mobile concrete, we think concrete is the ideal material for a patio surface. Here’s why: You’ll Enjoy It for Years With basic maintenance and proper installation, your concrete patio… Read more »

Things to Keep in Mind When Pouring Concrete in Extreme Heat

Although cold temperatures are typically a greater obstacle when working with concrete, hot summer days can present some unique challenges as well. To understand how extreme heat affects freshly-poured concrete, it’s important to first have a clear understanding of how the concrete-setting process works. Concrete sets via an exothermic reaction called hydration. When concrete hydrates,… Read more »

Researchers are 3D Printing a Reinforced Concrete Bridge

3D printers are useful for more than just making small plastic parts. Recently, a team of researchers at the Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands began 3D printing reinforced concrete components for a cycling bridge in an effort to test out new applications for 3D printing technologies. In fact, this isn’t the first time… Read more »

Concrete: From Antiquity to Today

History of Concrete

Home and business owners rely on concrete for all different kinds of things these days. Whether they are building a patio in a backyard or laying the foundation for a large building, concrete is a cost-effective material that can stand the test of time and provide strength and stability for a number of structures. But… Read more »