Tools & Software

Concrete Alberta is happy to share a list of industry resources for site tools and software.  


Concrete Volume Calculator

Access an online calculator to help you determine the approximate volume and weight of concrete necessary to cover a given area.
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Evaporation Loss Spreadsheet

Avoid Plastic Shrinkage Cracking

Download Evaporation Loss Spreadsheet

There are also a number of relatively affordable portable pocket weather measuring devices that can be used to collect data more specific to your actual job site. Search online for more information on these micro-climate measuring devices such as Kestrel.  




Impact Estimator for Buildings

Athena Institute's Impact Estimator for Buildings Software

This free software, is designed to evaluate whole buildings and assemblies based on internationally recognized life cycle assessment (LCA) methodology.

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Pavement LCA

Athena Institute's Impact Estimator for Buildings Software

Athena Pavement LCA is a free software package that measures environmental impact of Canadian and US roadway designs.

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