Microsilica applications: Mortars & grouts for construction
Elkem Microsilica is used to produce a wide range of grouting and anchoring materials. These include non-shrink, high strength grouts for post-tensioned cables and fixing anchors, bolts in concrete and rock, multi-purpose grouts used for bridge bearing plates, filling spaces between new and old concrete, concrete repair, caulking of spaces around pipes and services, etc.
Microsilica bonding grouts are used to secure optimum bond between concrete layers.
Many manufacturers offer pre-packaged high quality non-shrink grouts and mortars containing microsilica.