Foundation funds research on graphite-derived concrete admixture
- Published: Monday, 12 September 2016 10:09
- Written by Concrete News
Sources: Zenyatta Ventures Ltd., Thunder Bay, Ontario; CP staff
The owner of a rare, volcanic graphite deposit in Ontario has entered an agreement with Israel-based admixture specialist Larisplast Ltd. to expand research on a processed agent, graphene, shown in preliminary testing to accelerate concrete curing time and impart mechanical performance suited to seismic or blast impact loads.