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Product Description

OPC is a cement made at the PPC Bulawayo factory and offers more value in every bag. It is made from high quality raw materials; clinker being inter-ground with gypsum and blended or inter-ground with an appropriate amount of extender.


Typical applications are concrete, paving, precast products, grouts, shotcrete, soil stabilization and structural concrete. OPC is a tried and tested product that has been engineered to achieve a consistent and appropriate performance.


OPC conforms to the 42,5 N strength class of SANS 50197-1 for common cements and, depending on source factory, is identified as one of: i CEM I 42,5N Where “CEM II” denotes Portland Composite cement, “A” denotes an extender content between 6 and 20%, “B” denotes an extender content between 20 and 35%, “L” denotes limestone, “S” denotes blast furnace or Corex ® slag, “V” denotes siliceous fly ash and “M” denotes a mixture of the extenders following the “M”.

Typical Properties



Bulk storage silos should be inspected on a regular basis to ensure that the inspection hatch seal is watertight and filters are clean and unblocked. Cement bags are not weatherproof and should be stored under cover, off the ground to a maximum height of 12 bags.


OPC is available from the Bulawayo sales office. Please check with your local sales office for further details.
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