Fills spans of walls
Placing grout in blocks, walls, forms, and foundations is easy with the Groutzilla Placement System. The system handles almost any slump, and holds 20 cu. ft. of material. Working with a telehandler or large forklift, it can fill a 20-ft. span of block in minutes. Its angled hopper design prevents grout accumulation on sidewalls and reduces cleanup time by 75%. The system is available in a gas-driven or power-take-off version. Stone Construction Equipment. 800-888-9926. www.stone-equip.com
WOC Booths #C4213 and #O31465
Designed by master masons
The durable and affordable EZ Build Masonry System helps workers ergonomically install mortar and grout. The EZ Pressure Gun-2100 and attachments allow instant adjustable grout pressures. When used together, the EZ Pressure Gun-2100 and EZ Reach Extender reach a 44-in. length to allow workers to stand while grouting floors.
EZ Build Masonry Inc. 415-488-4044. www.ezbuildmasonry.com
Hand-held grout dispenser
Applicator easily handles tuckpointing and grouting jobs, with a one-quart capacity. Material can be troweled or poured into the tube, then placed into the frame for quick and efficient dispensing. The T-Pull rod allows for easy loading and the barrel turns for application around corners. The Tuck Point comes standard with a tuck point nozzle, grout nozzle, tube, and turbine mixer.
Cox North America, Inc. 800-822-8114. www.cox-applicators.com
WOC Booth #S10954
Small, lightweight GP grout pumps can go wherever grout is needed. They are designed to pump most types of cementitious grout and are ideal for filling concrete block walls or jobs where high pressure is not required. Six models include four manually operated and two air powered pumps. Standard pump bodies are plastic, but all are available with upgraded aluminum bodies.
Kenrich Products Inc. 503-281-6190. www.kenrichproducts.com
Fill blocks easily
A new model PumpMaster grout pump offers more features for filling masonry block. The PG-25 includes a 3-in. discharge assembly to handle pea rock in the grout mix. A 25-hp engine gives the machine the power to pump up to 50 feet vertically and 200 feet horizontally. It saves labor and equipment by filling block without using a bucket, forklift, or full-size concrete pump.
Airplaco Equipment Co. 888-349-2950. www.airplaco.com
WOC Booth #S10739
One machine does it all
With the Mix-N-Place grouting solution, masons can mix and dispense grout or mortar with the same machine. Features include wireless controls, 360-degree swivel, Pick-N-Lock automatic fork locks, an automatic kill switch on the top grate, built in storage, and an optional vertical auger.
Push Button Masonry. 877-342-2733. www.pushbuttonmasonry.com
The P-305 multi-purpose pump handles grout, concrete, and shotcrete. The 30 yard-per-hour unit's transfer tube provides long continuous service with minimal maintenance and allows for easy cleaning. Five-inch material cylinders combine with a 30-in. stroke to create smooth, steady pours. Hydraulic components apply up to 675 psi for greater horizontal and vertical pumping distances.
Schwing America. 888-724-9464. www.schwing.com
WOC Booth #C5136
Power and versatility
The small but rugged HMI Versa Pump is ideal for tight quarters. One person easily maneuvers the self-propelled pump. With a powerful 25-hp engine, it handles up to 10 cu. yds. of grout per hour and can pump concrete with up to 3/8-inch aggregate. Wired remote control allows pumping control even when using long hoses. Available with handle or joystick steering, and radio remote.
Hydraulic Mudpumps Inc. 800-626-9008. www.mudpumps.com
WOC Booth #S11707
Economical and powerful pump
The A40HP Rockmaster concrete pump is for mason contractors on a tight budget. It can pump pea-gravel mixes, ¾-in. blend mixes, 1-in. big rock mixes, and even low-slump shotcrete mixes. The A40HP is unique to the concrete industry with high horsepower (82), high concrete pressure (1172 psi), and high volume (40 yards per hour).
Reed Concrete Pumps. 888-779-7333. www.reedpumps.com
WOC Booth #C5291
Grout mixer saves labor
The Mason Mate high-intensity continuous mixer feeds a 2- x 22-in. hydraulic squeeze pump. Move the compact machine with a forklift, freight elevator, pallet jack, or pickup truck. It has a 1000-lb. capacity hydraulic bulk bag lifter for bulk grout or mortar. Use the mixer for pre-sanded flooring underlayment and stucco repairs. It also is available with a butane, gas, or diesel engine.
Blastcrete Equipment Co. 800-235-4867. www.blastcrete.com
WOC Booth #C4653