Shotcreting is the process of conveying desired mixer of dry
cement, sand and/or aggregate under air pressure at a high
velocity with just sufficient quantity of water for hydration.
Equipment consists of a twin chamber gun and a twin water tank
and is powered by an Air Motor. The material is deposited on the
desired surface through a placing nozzle under a compressed air.
These machines can also be used for sandblasting work by fitting
on a sand blasting nozzle.
Construction of thin walls, New construction of thin sections
such as shells, Canal and Tunnel Lining, Swimming Pool Lining,
Repairing deteriorated Concrete and Concrete damaged by fire,
chemicals or earthquake, Strengthening weak concrete structure
such as buildings, bridges, jetties, Stabilizing rock and earth
slopes, Refractory linings, Encasing steel for fire proofing,
Protective coating over prestressed wires and steel pipes,
Repairs of Hydraulic Structures such as water tanks, dam walls,
To give rough surface texture where such is desired.