Aggregates are a broad category of course to medium grained particulate material used in construction including sand, gravel, crushed stone and slag. MMC Materials provides aggregate solutions to your contractor for drainage solutions, foundations, roads and railroads. Aggregates are the most mined material in the world. Learn more below on aggregate solutions from MMC Materials.
When structures made of concrete are demolished or renovated, concrete recycling is an increasingly common method of utilizing the rubble. Benefits of this viable alternative to crushed limestone include, cost savings, durability, versatility and it is eco friendly. Applications include driveways, walkways, sturdy base commercial and municipal base layers, drainage solutions and general construction projects.
Limestone aggregate delivers outstanding performance and is made from high-quality deposits of limestone. Limestone is cost-effective and environmentally safe for the construction industry. With various sizes and grades available, common uses include engineering projects, landscaping, slab fill, driveways and road building.
Mason sand is considered to be a finer version of concrete sand. While the rock composition of masonry sand is often similar to concrete sand, its smaller grains make it quite a bit more attractive when used in construction. Applications include pools, patios, playgrounds as well as brick and block installation.
Crete-Rap is made from concrete in various blocks and shapes that is commonly used for erosion control in shorelines, stream beds and pilings. It protects structures and is applicable where there is potential for water or ice erosion. This product is an alternative to rip rap.