Why Use Pre-Cast Concrete?

Ri-Industries has been specialists in pre-cast concrete products since 1947. We think that’s impressive! We’re hoping you will think that too, especially once you fully understand what pre-cast concrete is. Regular concrete, or insitu or site-cast concrete, is poured on site. In contrast, high quality precast concrete is produced in a controlled factory environment using […]

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Rainwater Harvesting FAQ’s

What is rainwater harvesting? Why should I harvest rainwater? We get asked lots of questions about our concrete rainwater tanks, and collecting rainwater.  So, we have compiled a list of frequently asked questions along with the answers to help spread awareness. What is rainwater harvesting?  Rainwater harvesting is a technique used for collecting, storing and using […]

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Using Concrete Tanks for Underground Storage and Bunkers

When you think of Ri-Industries, do you think of storage? Do you think of bunkers? Probably not, but you could. You may already be familiar with our reputation in precast concrete tanks used for waste water treatment systems, septic systems, and rainwater tanks. Now you can get to know us for some other uses. We […]

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Rainwater Harvesting Information

A question has been posed by a number of customers over the course of the past few weeks, so we thought it best to answer the question right here in our blog. The question relates to catching rainwater for harvesting. To begin, rainwater harvesting is a technique used for collecting, storing and using rainwater for […]

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What are the Benefits of Rainwater Harvesting?

 Rainwater harvesting is a technique used for collecting, storing and using rainwater for landscape irrigation and other uses. The rainwater is collected from various hard surfaces such as rooftops and/or other manmade aboveground hard surfaces. For a dry climate such as we have here in South Australia, rainwater harvesting can make a huge beneficial impact on […]

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Is Water Collected from a Rainwater Tank Safe?

Warmer weather typically means increased water use around the home. Plants, grass, and gardens need extra watering. Pools need to be filled or topped off, and people tend to need an extra shower here and there. Perhaps this is why we’ve been fielding a lot questions about our Ri Industries Concrete Rainwater Tanks. One of the most […]

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