MasterSet DELVO hydration controlling admixture

Formerly: DELVO Stabilizer

MasterSet Delvo description:

MasterSet DELVO ready-to-use, liquid admixture is used for producing more uniform and predictable high-performance concrete. MasterSet DELVO admixture retards setting time by controlling the hydration of Portland cement and other cementitious materials while facilitating placing and finishing operations.

MasterSet DELVO admixture meets ASTM C 494/C 494M requirements for Type B, retarding, and Type D, water-reducing and retarding, admixtures.

Recommended uses:

  • Stabilization of concrete wash water
  • Stabilization of returned plastic concrete
  • Stabilization of freshly batched concrete for long hauls
  • 4x4 Concrete
  • Pumped concrete, shotcrete (wet mix) and conventionally-placed concrete
  • Plain, reinforced, precast, pre-stressed, lightweight and normal weight concrete
  • Pervious concrete

What are the unique features of MasterSet DELVO?

  • Reduced water content required for a given workability
  • Retarded setting time characteristics
  • Improved workability

What are the benefits of MasterSet DELVO?

  • Provides flexibility in the scheduling of placing and finishing operations
  • Offsets the effects of slump loss during extended delays between mixing and placing
  • Reduces waste associated with concrete washwater and returned concrete
  • Increased strength – compressive and flexural

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Data Sheet

Data Sheet (French)

Product in Focus: Long Haul Stabilization of Ready-Mix Concrete

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MasterSet DELVO Data Sheet

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MasterSet Delvo Data Sheet (French)

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Product in Focus: MasterSet DELVO Long Haul Stabilization

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