Bagged Cement

Portland Cement EN 197-1:2011
CEM I Class 52,5R

25 kg bags – 60 Bags per pallet – 1.5 tonnes per pallet

The quality of all bagged cement produced by the company is guaranteed to meet in full the requirements of British Standard BS EN 197-1 “Cement Part 1: Composition, Specifications and Conformity Criteria for Common Cements” and carries the CE mark.

Premium Cement (bagged) is available from our terminals in Ipswich and Swansea.

How Cement Is Produced

Portland Cement is produced by grinding a combination of cement clinker, using grinding aids, along with a small quantities of gypsum and limestone to produce the final fine grey powder. Cement clinker is made by fusing together, at high temperatures, a precisely controlled blend of very finely ground limestone and shale.  


Premium Cement (bagged) is suitable for a wide range of applications such as general concreting, blocklaying and plastering applications. It is also used in grouting applications.

It is suitable for use with a wide range of additives and admixtures. 

Advice and Information

Irish Cement have produced a website for bagged cement customers who are undertaking concrete work.  A quantity calculator, how to videos and technical information are available at


Declarations of Performance (DoP’s) and all other technical data are available in our Downloads section.