15 Must Have Tools & Equipment for Concrete Contractors

Laying concrete looks like an easy task, but those who perform concrete construction know better that if you don't use all the materials and equipment needed for the job correctly, you may lead to concrete failure, cracks, curling; as well as injure yourself. Construction is a messy job. Besides knowledge, experience, and patience to make great concrete pieces, the construction workers working in the field need the right equipment to survive, thrive, and succeed in the profession. Here is the list of 15 must-have tools & equipment for concrete contractors-

1- Dongcheng FF 160B - 800 W Electric Paint and Cement Mixer

Dongcheng FF 160B electric paint and cement mixer

Dongcheng FF 160B is an electric paint and cement mixer with a mixing diameter of 160 mm and a no-load speed of 680r/minute. This Dongcheng electric paint and cement mixer comes from a family of power mixers with optimum steering wheel structure and higher operating efficiency. It is one of the best power tools for paint and cement mixing as it has a 360-degree free rotation D shaped handle to have better control and ease in operating.

Benefits-

Sleek built, it makes it easy to store, carry, and use

Worth the investment

Robust and reliable product

Made with durable material

Rate- Rs. 2,417

2-Honeywell LA132G - Large Nitrile Guard Plus Multipurpose Gloves (4 Pieces)

Honeywell LA132G - Large Nitrile Guard Plus Multipurpose Gloves

Honeywell LA132G - Large Nitrile Guard Plus Multipurpose Gloves are primarily used for protecting the user's hand from harsh chemicals. CE certified chemical resistant green colour nitrile gloves are latex-free and thus cannot cause an allergic reaction. It is made up of flocked cotton. These multipurpose nitrile gloves have a patterned sand palm finish that provides a better grip. Honeywell LA132G is a proper replacement of neoprene, natural rubber and vinyl supported gloves.

Benefits,

Robust and reliable product

Made with durable material

Value for money

Manufactured in India/Japan/Korea/Singapore

Resistant to oil, grease, cut, and tear

Rate-Rs. 387

3- Rexello Plat F 7416 - 150 Kgs Plat Truck Trolley

Rexello Plat F 7416 -150 kg Plat Truck Trolley

Rexello Plat F 7416 is a Plat Truck Trolley with an 18 gauge pressed steel formed deck reinforced with pressed steel constructed running beams and cross beams. It comes with a dimension of 710x460 mm. The easy to use, lightweight trolley comes with four original rexello rubber wheels with a wheel height of 4"". It makes the trolley super smooth and easily manoeuvrable.

Features

Fully metallic body.

Foldable handle, which makes the trolley highly compact.

150 Kg Load carrying capacity.

Rate- Rs. 4,056

4-Hillson Welsafe - 12 Inch Plain Toe Black Safety Gumboot (Pack of 2 Pair)

Hillson Welsafe - 12 Inch Plain Toe Black Safety Gumboot

Hillson Welsafe - 12 Inch Plain Toe Black Safety Gumboot are made with synthetic material, soft and flexible PVC. A safety gumboot comes with abrasive and anti-penetration and provides the user with a product that gives them great comfort while walking. A safety shoe also protects from mud and water and extra protection from burns, electrical hazards, shoe penetration, and chemical exposure. These shoes are perfect for workers working in an industrial setup, marshy conditions or cleaning pits.

Features

Toe: Plain

Height: 12.5 Inches

Heat and chemical resistant

Value for money

Rate- Rs.523

5- Fortune Winner - 10 Inch Black Steel Toe Safety Gumboots (Pack of 5 Pair)

Fortune Winner 10-inch Safety Gumboots (pack of 5)

These ISI certified Fortune Winner 10-inch Safety Gumboots are resistant to chemical, oil, and water. These Fortune Winner safety gumboots are also tear-resistant that includes the fabric of the inside lining. These safety gumboots have a double density PVC sole that guarantees their durability. The upper of these safety shoes are made from PVC that improves its quality and shelf life.

Features

Steel toe

Double density PVC sole

Chemical, oil and water-resistant

Value for money

Rate- Rs. 1,550

6- Udyogi UD 50 - Safety Goggles

Udyogi Ud 50- safety goggles

Protect your eyes from excessive dust, light and other infection with these durable, polycarbonate lenses. This MADE IN INDIA safety goggles are fashionable yet resilient protective eyewear for all-day wear. Both men and women Construction workers can wear it. The goggles come with a hard coating on the lens and side protection for both eyes of the wearer.

Features-

Lightweight

Lens provides side protection

Modern temple design

Hard coating on the lens

Rate- Rs.130

7-Prima PSH 03 - Green Rachet Type Safety Helmet (Pack of 5)

Prima Nape Strap Safety Helmet PSH-03

Prima Nape Strap Safety Helmet PSH-03, an excellent quality Safety Helmets from Prima, ensures the wearer's safety and well-being. The CE and ISI certified green colour helmet comes in 540 - 590 mm and is fully compatible with face and hearing attachments. It is made of HDPE material. The adjustable nylon textile chinstrap makes it comfortable for the wearer to put on or put off.

Features-

Lightweight

HDPE helmet

Suitable for construction or manufacturing site

Rate- Rs. 568

8- Aegon ACV3501 - 35 mm, 600 W Concrete Vibrator

Aegon ACV3501 concrete vibrator 

The ACV35-01 concrete vibrator is a portable vibrator, so it will enable the user to cover a wider area. One of the best concrete vibrators available from Aegon, this machine requires between 220V to 240V and 600 Watt of power to function. The no-load speed of this 35 mm concrete vibrator is 4000 RPM. The Aegon ACV3501 concrete vibrator shakes the concrete gradually, dispersing air pockets and the concrete becomes packed without any rock pockets, voids, or honeycombing.

Features

Power efficient, Versatile tool

Portable and durable

Vibrating head of 35mm diameter

Build-in power optimization

Rate- Rs. 2,075

9- Freemans MWR - 50 M Metal Wired Refill Measuring Tape

Freemans MWR-50 M Metal Wired Refill Measuring Tape

This is a 50-meter metal measuring tape from Freeman's group. All Freeman's measuring tapes are coated with special paint to decrease the wear and tear of the tape and protect them from humidity and moisture. This Freemans MWR is 16 mm wide and a general-purpose measuring tape.

Features

50-meter long measuring tape

16 mm wide

Vinyl leatherette case

Durable, impact-resistant

Rate- Rs. 375

10- Stanley 1-77-174 - 1000 meter Counter Measuring Wheel

Stanley 1-77-174 - 1000 meter Counter Measuring Wheel

The Stanley 1-77-174 - 1000 meter Counter Measuring Wheel is ideal for determining routes and distances on any worksite. It provides accurate measurement of uneven terrain in any weather. It is a useful tool for architects, engineers, hydroseeding contractors, landscapers and other technicians. It has a 2-section snap-lock handle.

Features-

It comes with 2-section snap-lock handle

Lightweight, robust body

Built in stand

Rate- Rs.2,248

11- Ultrafast UF CV331.5 - 35x1.5 mm, 900 W Concrete Vibrator

Ultrafast UF CV331.5 - 35x1.5 mm, 900 W Concrete Vibrator 

Ultrafast UF CV331.5 - 35x1.5 mm, 900 W Concrete Vibrator is a professional high-performance Concrete Vibrator that is used to remove air bubbles and excess water and level the concrete. The lightweight, portable device has 4000 RPM operations with an input power of 900W. The ergonomic, user-friendly design allows the users to work for a longer duration without getting much strain on their hands. The electric concrete vibrator machine comes in the size of 35 mmx1.5 m.

Features

High-speed drilling ability

User-friendly soft rubber handle design

Comes with a carrying case

Value for money

Rates- Rs. 2,175

12- Cutflex CF2000 - 355 mm, 2200 W Professional Chop Saw

Cutflex CF2000 - 355 mm, 2200 W Professional Chop Saw

Offering precise cutting without recalibration, this Cutflex CF2000 - 355 mm, 2200 W Professional Chop Saw is a well-built, budget-friendly tool. This ergonomically designed tool comes with a powerful 2200 watt motor and with a no-load speed of 3800 RPM. The machine comes with a spindle lock, wheel diameter: 355 mm, broad base, and low noise.

Features

Smooth, accurate cuts

Value for money

Compact, precise miter system

Rate- Rs. 6,779

13- Stanley STHT36127 812 - 5 m, Yellow Measuring Tape (Pack of 10)

Stanley - 5 m Yellow Measuring Tape (Pack of 10)

Stanley - 5 m Yellow Measuring Tape (Pack of 10) is a flexible ruler used to measure size or distance. This 5 m Yellow Measuring Tape consists of a ribbon of a plastic-covered metal strip with linear-measurement markings. Yellow Measuring Tape is a common measuring tool with inches on one side and centimetres marking on the other side. Use a tape measure, pull the tang out from the housing and hook it on the object's edge to be measured. Stretch the blade across the object, press the lock, and then observe where the blade meets the end of the thing.

Features

Plastic-covered metal strip

Durable and easy to carry

Value for money

Rate- Rs. 881

14-Nilkamal RMC9462520 - 948x628x520 mm Roto Molded Crate

Nilkamal 948x628x520 mm Roto Molded Crate

Nilkamal 948x628x520 mm Roto Molded Crate is one of the most well-regulated crates in today's market. The manufacturer of this product has a renowned name in Material Handling and Packaging Equipments industry and stands forward in the list of one of the best manufacturers. Nilkamal, one of the largest moulded plastic products manufacturer, is best in offering material storage solutions.

Features-

300 litres of storage space

Simplistic design

Offers excellent durability

Lightweight product

Rate- Rs.7,200

15- Josch JWC180 - 7 Inch, 1800W, 5000 RPM Wall Chaser

Josch JWC 180- 1800 W Wall Chaser

The Josch JWC 180- 1800 W Wall Chaser features a robust motor of 1800 Watt that delivers a no-load speed of 5000 rpm. It has a maximum slot depth of 60 mm and a maximum slot width of 10-50 mm. The body of the wall chaser is constructed with quality engineered plastic, and the gearbox has solid aluminium alloy housing. One of the best wall chasers & slotters available in the market, it is multi-functional. It can be used for cutting and grooving in granites and marbles, and similar masonry materials.

Features-

The robust motor of 1800 Watt

No-load speed of 500 rpm

Engineered plastic body

Gearbox in solid aluminum alloy casting

Rate- Rs. 5,084