What kind of architectural finishes are possible with shotcrete? From the most basic natural gun finish to exotic carved sculptures, from the gray color of regular portland cement concrete to custom-colored and stained mixtures, shotcrete can take on many different types of finished appearance. Today™s designers are continually challenged to provide quality finishes that fit the surroundings; and in many applications, shotcrete can fill these needs. Cut and Finish Methods Achievement of an architectural finish starts with the establishment of the final surface plane. Perimeter forms and guide wires are used to