Concrete Repair

Concrete in its simplest form, as explained by Portland Cement Association is “a mixture of paste and aggregates, or rocks” that through a chemical reaction called hydration, hardens and gains strength to form the rock-like mass known as concrete. Concrete is one of the most used and durable man-made materials in the world. It is an important construction material used extensively in buildings, bridges, roads and dams, where its uses have an almost limitless range on structural applications. Pro Crew Schedule states that “Concrete, in present-day infrastructure has been deteriorating at a fast pace due to the corrosion of reinforcing steel, affected from chloride and other ions from road salts, marine areas and ground soils, making concrete a ‘complex composite’, which needs improvement, monitoring, and control.” Why does concrete defect:
  • Alkali Aggregate reaction in concrete;
  • Corrosion of embedded steel;
  • Fire or Heat;
  • Abrasion/Erosion;
  • Chemical Attack;
  • Overload and Impact on concrete; and
  • Surface defects.
What these defects may result in:
  • Cracks;
  • Spalling;
  • Settlement; and
  • Lifting.

What is concrete repair?

Concrete repair is the process of fixing a hardened concrete surface that over time has lost the ability to hold the binding concrete materials together due to damage or environmental exposure. 

It is important to regularly keep in check the quality and state of concrete to ensure that there is no wear and tear, and if there is, that it is tended to immediately, as “if left unchecked or unrepaired, it can further disintegrate the concrete structure. However, fixing damaged concrete is not necessarily an easy job to do, and often, hiring professionals may be the best option. 

Raw Worx solution 

If you are searching for a Concrete Repair Contractor along the East Coast of Australia, servicing the Sunshine Coast, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sydney and Melbourne regions, look no further. Raw Worx are the ideal contractors for your project. Raw Worx is committed to providing exceptional work at affordable prices, whilst placing the highest importance on safety, durability, and quality in all of the work we do.  

Raw Worx is a Concrete Remediation specialist that strives to provide its clients with high-quality and long-lasting concrete repair solutions. Our team of confident and capable Concrete Repair contractors actively applies the latest techniques and methodologies, matched with the best supplier information and materials.

Raw Worx’s Structural Remediation services in Australia encompass a range of industry-leading methods such as patch repairs, form and pour works, cathodic repairs, spalling concrete repair and more. Additionally, the highly trained Raw Worx technicians have experience in working on anything from small concrete repairs to local bridges, to large-scale industrial projects and highways, so you can be assured that they have the skills and know-how required for your project, no matter the size.

Raw Worx is also an active and current Corporate Member of the Australasian Concrete Repair Association (ACRA) and so, are committed to completing our jobs the right way and providing the best services possible to our clients to meet high industry standards.