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ECOncrete®

An environmentally sensitive concrete solution for marine infrastructure

December 2019
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01.

Identification

ECOncrete® provides a revolutionary science-based approach to eco-engineering.

ECOncrete® provides a suit of bio-enhancing concrete admix materials and science-based designs which increase biodiversity and richness floral and faunal communities, while adding strength and longevity and complying with all standards for marine construction. The technology provides robust, environmentally sensitive concrete solutions for the ever-growing Climate Change threats such as sea-level rise and superstorms. The core innovation lays in the unique bio-enhancing concrete composition, complex surface textures, and 3D designs that act in synergy to increase the ecological value of breakwaters, seawalls, pier piles and alike, while improving their structural performance. The technology was validated in 30 locations across 8 countries and 6 oceans, conducted simultaneously in temperate and tropical environments, exhibiting excellent results.

Label Date December 2019
From Israel
Maturity stage Small scale commercialization

Sectors - Value chain - Application

Sectors
Applications
Design, Power & Produce
Package & Distribute
Use & Efficiency
Valorize & Restore
Value Chain Steps
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02.

The environmental benefits

  • A substantial reduced carbon footprint reduction, up to 80% less, compared to Standard Portland cement-based concrete
  • Increased biodiversity and species richness
  • Enhanced biological processes such as biocalcification and photosynthesis which facilitate CO2 assimilation
  • Gains an average of 2.5 kg of biogenic buildup per m2/year
03.

The Financial benefits

  • Decreases overall project mitigation costs by over 50%
  • Increased concrete strength and reduced chloride permeability
  • In the long term it decreases maintenance costs
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Activity Region

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  • Headquarters
  • Activity
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Company Profile

ECOncrete Tech Ltd

ECOncrete offers a suite of high performance environmentally sensitive concrete solutions that bring concrete to life

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Headquarters Tversky St 8, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
06.

Networking Partner

European Union

The EU, through its funding programmes, supports the development of innovations and technologies that help combat climate change, protect the environment and ensure a sustainable development and growth.

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