Good workmanship is an important ingredient in obtaining finished concrete products which is fit for their purpose. There are various organisations within the concrete industry who's members have proven competency in their area of expertise.

These associations include:

Workmanship covers

  • Handling and placing of concrete
  • Compacting and finishing concrete
  • Curing of concrete
  • Protection at early age
  • Compliance testing

These topics are covered in the Guide to Concrete Construction. Provided below are extracts from this publication on these topics.


Characteristics of vibrators 

Curing methods