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For over 40 years, Philip Messenger and his team have been a leading manufacturer of all types of cast stone and pre-cast concrete products. Our range includes cast stone pier caps (pillar tops) and concrete pier caps for gateposts, coping stones for the top of garden walls, precast stone name plaques, gate posts, troughs, tubs, concrete benches, ornamental garden products, and even ...
Concrete, usually Portland cement concrete, is a composite material composed of fine and coarse aggregate bonded together with a fluid cement (cement paste) that hardens over time—most frequently a lime-based cement binder, such as Portland cement, but sometimes with other hydraulic cements, such as a calcium aluminate cement.
Alfabloc - High Security & Retaining Walls. Description: The Alfabloc is a very structurally efficient and versatile concept in design. It is a very solid and stable freestanding walling option made up of A-frame style concrete blocks used primarily for retaining and security applications.