If you are a budding concrete construction contractor, concrete cutting will be an inevitable part of your job. The best part is that you no longer have to worry about using drop hammers, which can cause significant damage to surrounding areas, to cut through concrete material. There is a number of modernised concrete cutting methods that involve using specialised machinery or equipment to leave behind a smooth, clean concrete finish. To achieve high-quality results, here are 4 key modern concrete cutting techniques you can use today:
Core drilling refers to using a special drill with a round tip that is meant to cut through concrete. The tip can be very small and just wide enough to run wires or conduit through concrete, but it can also be several feet or meters wide. The larger drill sizes may be used for large plumbing pipes that need to be installed under roads or driveways. Larger drills that are this size are often mounted onto the back of a special truck to keep them steady and in place while in use.