Rugby Premium

Perfect for Brickwork

Top of the range, high quality cement - now carries the Vertua Label to reflect its status as a lower carbon product, and now comes in 30% recycled waterproof packaging,  its all part of our commitment to sustainable development.


Premium Quality Cement

Perfect for Brickwork

Rugby Premium Cement

Rugby® Premium is a versatile cement, developed for use by the general builder or DIY enthusiast that may be used in concrete, render, mortar and screeds.

Based on Portland cement clinker, Rugby® Premium also includes a selected limestone and additives to produce a lighter coloured cement with enhanced finishing characteristics.

It can be used in a variety of applications, including render, concrete and screed.

Vertua - More Sustainable by Design

The Vertua ‘lower carbon’ logo and label is shown on selected cement products characterised by their unique composition. These cements contain the highest quality ingredients to reduce the carbon footprint of the finished product.

Cements bearing this sign are guaranteed to reduce CO2 emissions in the process of their manufacture by over 25%, than conventional Portland cement CEM I*. Our cements labelled as Vertua Ultra have over 40% lower CO2 emissions with comparable performance


Premium Cement Benefits

  • Weatherproof bags – keeps cement dry when stored outside
  • Tough plastic packaging – more tear resistant during transit, and longer shelf life
  • Lighter colour, ideal for use in all applications where colour is important
  • Multiple Uses - For use in concrete, mortar, render and screed


More Benefits

  • Improved workability, cohesion and finishing
  • Cost Effective - Consistent, convenient and cost effective
  • Chromium (VI) compliant – Intended to reduce the risk of allergic contact dermatitis
Overlay Renewable

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Delivery & Storage

Delivered by road in a curtain-sided vehicle, the standard load size is 27-28 tonnes. All CEMEX drivers are fully trained and experienced in the safe delivery and unloading of our vehicles, but please do all you can to ensure your site is accessible with no obstructions.

Rugby® Premium is available in 25kg paper sacks delivered as shrink-hooded, 1.4 tonne modules on non-chargeable pallets. To avoid premature deterioration of the reducing agent incorporated in the cement for control of soluble chromium (VI), storage should be in accordance with our recommendations given on bags and dispatch documents.


Health & Safety

Contact with wet cement, wet concrete or mortar may cause irritation, dermatitis or severe alkali burns. Contact between cement powder and body fluids (eg sweat and eye fluids) may also cause irritation, dermatitis or burns. There is serious risk of damage to the eyes. Wear suitable protective clothing, gloves and eye/face protection.

In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of clean water and seek medical advice. After contact with skin, wash immediately with plenty of clean water. Keep out of reach of children. Contains chromium (VI), may cause allergic reaction, the risk of which is increased if the cement is used beyond the declared storage period shown on bags and dispatch documents.

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