If you’re entering the construction business in your community and there are worries of lacking enough cement to work with, buying a new concrete batch plant is a suitable option. There are considerations to address in shopping for a concrete batch plant for sale, and issues a preferred seller will work out with you.
Part of the buying solution is to assess your needs for the batch plant, and a consultation with your team will iron them out before approaching the seller. If your business is mobile or staging from a fixed location, decide on whether a stationary or trailer-based plant is appropriate. Make the call on whether the plant has to be a central mix or ready-mix system.
Your team must study how many hours the plant will operate every day and the expected concrete output every hour. You should also determine the size of your sand silos and bins when analyzing plant requirements. Keep in mind the types of aggregates and additives you will be using in the mixture, especially when your client is looking for a particular cement composition.
A new concrete batch plant will be a vital asset when you are simply making cement for construction companies instead of participating in the actual project.