Weighing, Batching & Automation System Specialist

Concrete Systems Division

Concrete Batch Systems

Our team of engineering experts are specialists when it comes to the concrete industry, we have been involved in all aspects of concrete production from standard precast and ready mix to specialist concrete products. Our industry knowledge means that we are able to assist and advise our customers on technical matters from plant design to system improvements, plant performance and best practices to ensure product quality and plant utilisation. We regularly conduct plant surveys and are very often the first point of contact when our customers require advice.

Concrete Process Control

Our Plant Control Systems are designed specifically for concrete batching plants, we have used our industry knowledge gained over 35 years of working in this area, we also use our customers to provide details of requirements and preferences along with industry technical data. Our systems are designed to achieve four main objectives.


  • to provide production records
  • to optimise plant throughput rates
  • to achieve the required accuracy
  • to do all this in a way that makes it easier for the plant operators

Our range of concrete batching systems are designed to suit all markets, these will range from small precast and site mixing applications, general ready mix, larger precast and specialist concrete. In addition to these plant management systems we can design and supply bespoke systems for any type of plant.

Plant Management

In addition to the plant control systems, we have developed a suite of office management tools and facilities to provide complete control. This ranges from a quotation system through order control and plant shipping with truck scheduling and invoicing. In addition to these key elements of concrete production we also offer a technical package to collate, archive and provide easy access to all the available reports along with off-line mix design control.

Industrial Control

Our engineering expertise allows us to provide bespoke systems as well as silo monitoring, aggregate loading, admixture dispensing and other customer specified control. We can supply these at various levels of complexity and detail. This includes utilising our software design engineers, our hardware equipment design engineers, our internal panel building facility, our installation team and our support engineers.

At Practicon we understand the importance of reliability and of keeping any down time to a minimum. All of our systems are designed and manufactured to the highest standards to ensure their reliability. In addition to this we offer unrivalled service cover, providing guaranteed response times and immediate support facilities through our range of standard and tailor made service and support agreements.

Practicon Service Support

When choosing Practicon to provide your control needs, you are not only buying an industry leading solution, but this is just the start of things. We pride ourselves in not just selling high quality batching solutions, but in supporting our customers during the life of the system. This is done by supporting the systems, sharing industry knowledge, suggesting improvement ideas and designing systems with the future in mind. Wherever possible we build future expansion capacity into our systems to ensure that the control system grows with your business.

Follow the links below to find the concrete batch system or solution that fits your needs or contact us to discuss your requirements.


Read more about C-Pak Plus Concrete Batching Control System

The C-Pak Plus system is designed to control ready mix or large precast concrete batching plants. We have used over thirty five years of experience to provide a very powerful, comprehensive, yet user friendly solution that keeps your business at the very top of the technological tree. The C-Pak Plus is a modular solution that […]

Read more about C-Pak Office Management Software Suite

The C-Pak Office suite is made up from a group of modular elements, each element can be configured to meet your specific requirements. These elements are :- Quotations Orders Shipping Invoicing Technical Data The core part of the system is the Orders and Shipping elements, the other elements are optional depending on your requirements, but […]

Read more about C-Pak50 Concrete Batching Control System

The C-Pak 50 system is designed to control ready mix or large precast concrete batching plants. This system has proven to be reliable and popular with the major ready mix companies in the UK as well as with many independent producers. The system includes a graphical representation of the plant to show at a glance […]