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You can tell the contractor to use a grout pump to inject the grout. You
can also you a grease gun just make sure it's properly cleaned before
putting in the grout inside the grease gun.



Nacionales Alex wrote:

> I am the Owner's engineer for a four storey steel
> framed school building. I need your input on the
> best construction method to place base plates on
> non-shrink grout.
> The contractor wants to place the non-shrink grout
> first then place the base plates.
> I think it should be that the base plates be fixed
> and leveled firtst and the grout injected afterwards.
> The only problem is how to make sure all the voids are
> filled with the grout.
> Thanks in advance.
> Alex C. Nacionales
> Civil Engineer
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