SPECIALITY SANDS



Canterbury Aggregates manufactures sand to specifications for a wide range of applications.

Industry Applications

  • Horticulture
  • Swales
  • Filtering sands
  • Pipe making
  • Concrete
  • Masonry

Industry sands are commonly known as tile, concrete, 2A filter, block, and cyclone sand.

Building Applications

  • Block work
  • Plastering
  • Stucco
  • Brick
  • Mortar
  • Jointing
  • Bedding
  • House foundations

Recreation Applications

  • Sports grounds
  • Golf courses
  • Horse arenas
  • Horse racing tracks
  • Greyhound racing tracks
  • Sandpits

The common names for recreation sands are turf, core, blinding and plastering sand.