How to Operate a Concrete Pump Safely

How to Operate a Concrete Pump Safely

Posted On: 02/05/2021 | Posted by: DY Concrete Pumps

A concrete pump can be a huge help for contractors who need to pour concrete smoothly and efficiently. As with any piece of heavy machinery or construction equipment, though, there are always risks and safety precautions to keep in mind when operating your concrete pump to ensure the safety of yourself and your crew. The […]

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What Causes Wear on a Concrete Pump?

Posted On: 01/04/2021 | Posted by: DY Concrete Pumps

A concrete pump is a valuable tool for your business, but since concrete can be a very abrasive material and your pump is used in rough environments, it’s bound to suffer wear over time. Fortunately, while wear can’t be avoided, it can be mitigated through scheduled maintenance. Performing regular maintenance on your machine is the best […]

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Burbidge RZ 57 meter concrete boom pump for DY Concrete Pumps pumping concrete in cold conditions

How to Pour Concrete in Cold Weather

Posted On: 12/03/2018 | Posted by: DY Concrete Pumps

Many construction operations must keep working throughout the year to keep up with project demands and avoid costly shutdowns. In regions where the thermometer takes a nosedive during the colder months, such as the northern United States and Canada, this continuation requires knowing how to pour concrete in winter. The American Concrete Institute defines cold […]

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Pouring Concrete from Concrete Pump

Common Causes of Concrete Pump Blockages

Posted On: 11/05/2018 | Posted by: DY Concrete Pumps

Pouring liquid concrete is an essential function in most construction projects — which makes the pump a vital piece of equipment when transferring liquid concrete. Obstructions in the pump line are an all-too-common issue that can lead to costly delays and place the entire job behind schedule. Thus, avoiding concrete blockages is critical for keeping […]

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Pouring Concrete During the Day

How to Pour Concrete in Hot Weather

Posted On: 10/01/2018 | Posted by: DY Concrete Pumps

The summer months typically represent one of the busier times of the year for the construction industry, which results in an increased demand for the use of concrete. However, pouring concrete in the heat of summer presents a variety of challenges that are not an issue when working in moderate temperatures. Pouring concrete in hot […]

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