Precast and Prestressed Concrete Retaining Wall Products
Poundfield Products are a Suffolk based manufacturer of concrete retaining walls, beam & block flooring and can also product bespoke products designed to suit your specific need.
About Precast Concrete
Precast Concrete is a construction product produced by casting concrete in a reusable mold or “form” which is then cured in a controlled environment, transported to the construction site and lifted into place. In contrast, standard concrete is poured into site-specific forms and cured on site.
About Prestressed Concrete
Prestressed concrete is a method for overcoming concrete‘s natural weakness in tension. It can be used to produce beams, floors or bridges with a longer span than is practical with ordinary reinforced concrete. Prestressing tendons (generally of high tensile steel cable or rods) are used to provide a clamping load which produces a compressive stress that balances the tensile stress that the concrete compression member would otherwise experience due to a bending load. Traditional reinforced concrete is based on the use of steel reinforcement bars, rebars, inside poured concrete. Prestressing can be accomplished in three ways: pre-tensioned concrete, and bonded or unbonded post-tensioned concrete.
The Alfastop® is the quick and easy alternative to traditional site hoarding or fencing. These instant barriers can be used for temporary or permanent...Read More
Our bespoke precast concrete department was established to offer a comprehensive service from design through to finish, providing a wide range of solutions for many different...Read More
The Betaloc® XL is our brand name for an interlocking building concrete retaining block, Betabloc® XL provides a highly flexible construction system using interconnecting...Read More
The Taperbloc™ XL has been designed from evolution of the original Taperbloc™ as a direct response to the needs and demands of our customer’s...Read More
Precast concrete marine and coastal sea defence walls, part of our bespoke concrete product department can be erected quickly and efficiently which makes the products...Read More
The Alfabloc® A frame is the original concrete retaining wall system. Designed to be freestanding in the majority of applications, it is a very...Read More
The Poundfield Product L-Bloc®, which was launched in 2003, is the only pre-stressed interlocking L shape concrete panel on the market and it has many...Read More
Prestressed concrete panels are commonly installed between steel columns to create a continuous, uniform concrete retaining wall. We offer concrete panels in made-to-measure lengths...Read More
Precast retaining wall with internal reinforcing system Poundfields unique Shuttabloc™ concrete retaining wall system has been designed to provide a faster, more economical alternative...Read More
The Taperbloc™ has now been superseded by the Taperbloc™ XL. For more details CLICK HERERead More