Construction Chemicals held a sprayed concrete workshop in Mongolia

Underground construction experts from Construction Chemicals (EB Asia Pacific and Hong Kong), together with BASF’s distributor, held a sprayed concreteworkshop in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia from April 5-7. About 40 participants from the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine, Redpath Mining, local contractors, ready-mix suppliers and government officials attended the workshop. Apart from a live demonstration of spraying concrete in a mock-up tunnel, the event offered attendees hands-on experience with laboratory evaluations of BASF products and spraying concrete using a 3D simulator.


Practical session for testing cement reactivity

Spraying demonstration in a mock up tunnel

Spraying demonstration in a mock up tunnel

Group photo of the Underground Construction team under Construction Chemicals, with representatives from MSM LLC, Oyu Tolgoi, Redpath Mining, ready mix suppliers and government officials.

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