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Product Description

Premio is made from high quality raw materials; clinker being inter-ground with gypsum to control setting. Grinding is carefully controlled toensure consistent performance in the 52,5 N strength class.


Premio has been formulated to enable users to produce cost-effective concrete and concrete products. Applications include concrete, grouts, precast products, shotcrete, masonry products and specialist applications. It can also be used in mortar, plaster and screed mixes. Premio is ideal for blending with extenders such as fly ash (FA), ground granulated blast furnace slag (GGBS) and Corex® slag (GGCS). OPC is compatible with commercial chemical admixtures.


Premio conforms to the 52,5 N strength class of SANS 50197-1 for common cements and is identified as:
  • Portland Cement CEM I 52,5 N

Typical Properties

Typical technical data is supplied below. Further technical information can be obtained from the PPC Cement help line, toll-free, on 0800 CEMENT (236 368) – RSA only. PPC has comprehensively equipped chemical, cement and concrete laboratories and can supply specific information and assistance regarding cement and concrete technology.

Physical Properties

Typical SureBuild 42,5N 
results for PPC Group

Specification requirements
SANS 50197-1
Class 32.5R

Setting times:
Initial: minutes
Final hours


45 minimum
No requirement

Specific Area (Blaine): m2/kg 400 No requirement
Compressive strength (mortar prism, EN 196-1):
At 2 days (MPa)
At 28 days (MPa)


>52.5 no maximum

Soundness: Le Chotelier Expansion (mm)


10 maximum
Relative density
Bulk density, aerated, kg/m3
Bulk density, as packed, kg/m3   

1100 - 1300

Approximate Volume: 50kg bag, litres ± 33  

IMPORTANT NOTE: The information and/or specifications contained herein are given in good faith as being true and accurate but no liability is accepted by PPC, its employees, distributors, representatives or agents, for any loss or damage, direct or indirect, resulting from using the information, following the specifications or adopting recommendations and/or suggestions as actual conditions of use are beyond its control.

While all information in this brochure is supplied in good faith, no responsibility can be accepted by PPC or the stockist for claims arising from its use.



Premio is available key retailers in Mozambique. Please check with your local sales office for further details.


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.


Bags – 50 kg Polypropylene bags
  • Unitised 40 bags (2 tons) per unit
  • Unitised on a pallet 40 bags (2 tons) per unit
  • Unitised on a pallet and covered with plastic hood. 40 bags (2 tons) per unit.
(Please note the hood is shower-proof NOT waterproof)
  • Sling Bags 40 x 50kg bags in 2-ton sling bag.
  • Containers: 50kg bags packed loose or in sling bags or on a pallet in standard shipping containers
  • Bulk cement in road or rail tankers is not recommended as the high transportation cost does not make this viable
  • Bulk cement in 1,5 ton bulk bags as break-bulk or packed in shipping containers
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