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PASTRANA, Lead Alyssa R. Engr.

Bernard Villaverde
CE152P/B1 May 5, 2014
Homework No. 1

TYPE PROPERTIES and
FEATURES
TRADE NAME COST
(Estimated Prices)
Type IP Blended Cement (Type IP)
Lower water requirement than
Ordinary Portland Cement
(OPC)
Denser Concrete with reduced
permeability
Better concrete cohesion
LAFARGE Republic
Portland Plus
P 220-230
(per 40 kg bag)
Type I High performance Portland
cement
High early and final day
strength and faster setting
time
Consistent strength and
compatibility to most chemical
and mineral
admixtures/additives
LAFARGE RAPIDSET P 220-230
(per 40 kg bag)
Type N
(Masonry Cement)
Advanced masonry cement
specially formulated for
masonry applications
Micro-fillers fill in voids and
pores
Lighter and stickier plaster
Regulates hydration and
drying
LAFARGE
WALLMASTER
P 210-220
(per 40 kg bag)
Type P High performance blended
cement (Type P)
Lower heat of hydration
Denser concrete with reduced
permeability
Reduces wastage and water
addition, better finishing
LAFARGE MINDANAO
POZZOLAN PREMIUM
(available in Visayas and
Mindanao)
P 220-230
(per 40 kg bag)
Type IP Lower water requirement than
OPC
Denser concrete
Better concrete cohesion
LAFARGE FORTUNE
(available in selected
markets of South Luzon)
P 220-230
(per 40 kg bag)
Type II Moderate Sulfate resistance
Moderate heat of hydration
Exceeds compressive strength
requirements of Ordinary
Portland Cement (OPC) at 28
days as per ASTM C150

LAFARGE TYPE II
Portland Cement
*Price not available*
(Made-to-Order
Bulk)

Type V High performance Portland
cement
High Sulfate Resistant Cement
LAFARGE TYPE V
Portland Cement
*Price not available*
(Made-to-Order
Bulk)
Type IP Higher early strength
Less cost per concrete hollow
block: 5-10 more CHB
Improved chloride and sulfate
resistance
HOLCIM EXCEL P 218-230
(per 40 kg bag)
Type S
(Masonry Cement
PNS ASTM C91)
Superior bond strength makes
plastering application easier
and faster
Extendable mixture ~ 1:4
(cement:sand)
Allows easy placement and
better bonding for hollow
block laying
Improves quality of surface
finish compared to ordinary
cement

HOLCIM WALLRIGHT P 205-220
(per 40 kg bag)
Type IP Higher ultimate strength
Reduced permeability
Reduced expansion and heat of
hydration and improved long-
term durability
Moderate sulfate-resistant type
of cement
CEMEX Rizal Portland
Super
P 220-230
(per 40 kg bag)
Type M
(Masonry Cement)
Savings both in labor costs and
usage
Higher workability compared to
traditional cement products
Less plaster cracking
Environment-friendly type of
cement
Allows better moisture retention
and adhesion strength for
improved usage through XD
100 nanotechnology
CEMEX Rizal Masonry
Cement
P 215-220
(per 40 kg bag)
Type IP
Higher ultimate strength
Reduced permeability
Reduced expansion and heat of
hydration and improved long-
term durability
Moderate sulfate-resistant type
of cement
CEMEX APO Portland
Premium
P 220-230
(per 40 kg bag)
Type M
(Masonry Cement)
Savings both in labor costs and
usage
Higher workability compared to
traditional cement products
Less plaster cracking
Environment-friendly
CEMEX APO Masonry
Cement
P 215-220
(per 40 kg bag)
Type I Early strength achieved in less CEMEX Island Portland P 220-230
time
Best in overall quality and
consistency
Proven compatibility with
mineral and chemical
admixtures
Cement (per 40 kg bag)
Type S
(Masonry Cement)
Formulated and manufactured
to produce a mortar with
superior properties for use in
masonry applications
Superior adhesion
Enhanced workability and
longer board life
Increased water retention and
less cracking
Smoother and lighter color
CEMEX Palitada King
Masonry Cement
P 215-220
(per 40 kg bag)
Type I Made for high performance
applications and highly
engineered construction
Early strength achieved in less
time
Best in overall quality and
consistency
Proven compatibility with
mineral and chemical
admixtures
CEMEX APO Portland
Type 1 Cement
P 220-230
(per 40 kg bag)
Type IP Multi-purpose blended cement
Composed of clinker, gypsum
and highly reactive Philippine
tuff material
Enhances concrete workability
Improved strength and long-
term durability
First in the Philippines to use
Block Bottom Packaging
Environmentally friendly
Eagle Cement
Advanced (Type 1P)
P 220-230
(per 40 kg bag)
Type I Composed of clinker and
gypsum
The desired concrete
characteristics can be modified
from fresh to hardened state
making it the best
reinforcement for industrial
construction
Eagle Cement
Strongcem
P 220-230
(per 40 kg bag)
Type IP Made by mixed Portland cement
clinker with a certain
percentage of gypsum
The Portland cement clinker is
made by sintering a precisely
specified mixture of raw
materials
Northern Ordinary
Portland Cement
P 200-230
(per 40 kg bag)
Type P Reduces the water requirement
Improves the workability of the
Northern Portland
Pozzolana Cement
P 200-230
(per 40 kg bag)
concrete
Develops strength longer curing
period
Comparatively lower heat of
hydration
Type I Used for general concrete
construction when the special
properties specified for any
other type are not required
PACEMCO Extra Super
Concrete
P 200-230
(per 40 kg bag)
Type P Used for concrete construction
where high strength at early
ages is not required
PACEMCO Supreme
Pozzolan
P 200-230
(per 40 kg bag)
Type S
(Masonry Cement)
A masonry cement for
plastering, concrete hollow
block laying & filling, floor tiles
laying / setting, and finishing
PACEMCO Pacific
Espesyalista Masonry
Blend
P 200-230
(per 40 kg bag)

*Prices based on DTIs latest monitor on cement prices*
REFERENCES:
http://www.cemexphilippines.com/ProductsServices/CementTypes.aspx
http://www.eaglecement.com.ph/products.php
http://www.lafarge.com.ph/wps/portal/ph/cement-products
http://www.holcim.ph/en/business/products/holcim-cement.html
http://www.ncc.com.ph/
http://www.pacemco.com/products.html
http://cemap.org.ph/?page_id=1169
http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/347341/economy/business/dti-to-monitor-cement-prices-
daily-over-reports-of-price-increases
http://www.philstar.com/business/2013/05/06/938730/dti-continues-probe-cement-price-spike