It is the most effective process for repairing concrete work which has been damaged due to inferior work or other reasons. It is also used for providing an impervious layer.

  • Gunite is a mixture of cement and sand, the usual proportion being 1:3. 
  • A cement gun is used to deposit this mixture on the concrete structure under a pressure of about 2 to 3 kg/cm2.
  • The surface to be treated is cleaned and washed. 
  • The nozzle of gun is generally kept at a distance of about 75 cm to 85 cm from the surface to be treated and velocity of nozzle varies from 120 to 160 m/s.
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