RMC Energy | CEMEX Supaflo

By: Rmc Energy  05/12/2011

RMC Energy | CEMEX Supaflo

SUPAFLO® is the ultimate screed solution and is at the forefront of screed technology. It is an eco-friendly, cost effective building solution that offers our customers a self-compacting, self-levelling, flowing product which can be placed at up to 10 times the rate of a traditional concrete screed, generating significant labour and time cost-savings.

Features and Benefits

  • Reduced CO2 footprint
  • Faster application
  • Less labour intensive
  • Superior surface finish
  • Reduction in curing time
  • Reduced thickness and weight
  • Elimination/reduction of joints



✔Easily up to 2000m2 per day
✔Average 500 –1000m2 per day


✗Only 100 to 150m2 per day

How quickly can you walk on the floor? ✔Within 24 to 48 hours
✗Should not be walked on for 7 days
✗Requires covering and curing
Loading out time ✔5–7 days ✗28 days
Joints ✔30 – 40 linear meters
✔Following building construction joints
✗Can ony be laid in small bays of between 5-7 linear meters
Performance ✔Very low shrinkage
✔Minimal cracking
✔Will not curl
Surface Finish ✔Easily achieves SR2 under BS 8204 ✗Dependent on contractor
✗Curls and cracks at joints
Insulation ✔No reinforcement required
✔40mm minimum thickness in commercial buildings
✔35mm minimum in domestic buildings
✗D49 or fibre reinforcement
✗65mm minimum thickness
Un-bonded Floor Construction ✔Polythene laid directly to substrate minimal preparation
✔No reinforcement
✔30mm minimum thickness
✗D49 or fibre reinforcement
✗50mm minimum thickness
Average Drying Times ✔1mm per day up to 40mm
✔Dependent on site conditions
✗11 weeks at 75mm thickness
✗Dependent on site conditions
Quality Control ✔Produced under IS EN 13813
✔Installed per BS 8204
✗Often mixed on site by hand with poor quality control
✗Labour intensive
Energy Savings ✔Thinner screed gives improved performance with underfloor heating (UFH)
✔Significant savings over the life of the building
✗Slow to react to UFH
✗Diminished UFH performance
Cost ✔In most applications CEMEX Supaflo® gives cost/time savings over traditional hand applied and cement screed

Contact us for a no obligations quote or more information for your new build/extension on +353 86 3909354 or fill out the section on our contact page and we’ll contact you

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