A CEMENT FOR ALL REASONS
Engineers and construction professionals often specify a certain type of portland cement to meet special requirements of conditions.
Cement types are defined by a variety of standards and specifications. Portland cements conform to the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) C150 Standard Specification for Portland Cement and Canadian Standards Association (CSA) A3001. Some cements may meet multiple types. All Lehigh Cement products are manufactured to comply with applicable CSA, ASTM, AASHTO or API Standards.
The standards above address the following types of portland and general use cement:
ASTM Type I (CSA Type GU), Normal / General Use: General purpose portland cement suitable for concrete that does not require special properties. Type I cement is commonly found in general construction applications such as most buildings, bridges, pavements, precast and masonry units, etc.
Ratio: 6 Bags to 1 Yard of Remix.