MasterSet Delvo Easy - Extended storage and re-use of truck mixer washwater and fresh concrete

 

How does MasterSet Delvo Easy work?

MasterSet Delvo Easy is a self-contained product in powder form designed to control the hydration of cement in concrete washwater and fresh concrete.

Recommended uses:

  • Stabilisation and re-use of truck mixer washwater
  • Stabilisation and re-use of fresh concrete 

 

What are the unique features of MasterSet Delvo Easy unique solution?

hydration of concrete washwater and fresh concrete in ready-mix drums by forming a protective barrier around cementitious particles.  This barrier prevents Portland cement, fly-ash, silica fume and ground-granulated blast-furnace slag from achieving initial set.  This barrier either wears off through time or by the addition of fresh concrete.
The morning after overnight or weekend stabilisation, the MasterSet Delvo Easy treated washwater or concrete is combined with freshly batched concrete and sent to the job site.

 

What are the benefits of MasterSet Delvo Easy?

Stabilisation and re-use of truck mixer washwater:

  • Reduces/eliminates the amount of water needed to clean ready-mix truck drums
  • Reduces the labour costs of washing out trucks
  • Reduces/eliminates concrete washwater disposal
  • Reduces/eliminates the need for concrete washwater pits, the resulting wear and tear on front-end loaders, and disposal charges
  • Improves profitability for the ready-mix producer
  • Acts as cleansing agent to reduce the build-up on fins, thereby reducing maintenance costs incurred from chipping out hardened concrete
  • Concrete containing stabilised washwater will experience strength performance equal to or greater than reference concrete without stabilised washwater

Stabilisation and re-use of fresh concrete:

  • Reduces/eliminates fresh concrete disposal
  • Reduces/eliminates the need for disposal facilities, and disposal charges
  • Improves profitability for the ready-mix producer
  • Acts as cleansing agent to reduce the build-up on fins, thereby reducing maintenance costs incurred from chipping out hardened concrete
  • Concrete containing stabilised washwater will experience strength performance equal to or greater than reference concrete without stabilised washwater