masonry block

masonry unit

A building unit fabricated of burnt clay, concrete, stone, or the like.
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The masonry block walls are topped with multicolored brick skin and operational, double-hung windows let light in.
It is made of durable contemporary materials, including polished and rough masonry block, corrugated and smooth steel panels, glass curtain wall, and aluminum store-front components.
In the present disclosure, sand, which is used in the formation of conventional blocks, is replaced with crumb rubber to produce a sand-free masonry block containing crumb rubber.
To win product honors for both InsulTech, our masonry block wall performance system, and our new lightweight veneer collection offers validation that Echelon is helping answer market needs.
The company not only manufactures and supplies bulk aggregates, industrial minerals, readymix concrete, masonry block products, structural and architectural precast components, and building supplies, it has been a Mack Trucks distributor since 1948.
Housing contractors and builders, estate management companies, concrete and masonry block manufacturers, precast concrete producers, plumbing contractors, civil engineering companies and others related to the business will attend.
Our core businesses include: (i) construction materials (aggregate production (crushed stone and construction sand and gravel), hot mix asphalt production, ready mixed concrete production and concrete products (precast/prestressed structural concrete components and masonry block manufacturing)), (ii) heavy/highway construction (heavy construction, blacktop paving and other site preparation services) and (iii) traffic safety services and equipment.
DR Horton was originally going to use a standard masonry block wall, but due to the high cost of block fences in the Northwest, they saw RhinoRock as a much more economical option.
Constructed from brick, masonry block and reinforced concrete, and finished with drywall, drop ceilings, carpeting and lush landscaping features, the auditorium will be mainly used by the local school but is also capable of serving as an earthquake shelter for Huaytara's residents.
The works are divided into sections covering effects and assessments of the 2009 Abruzzo earthquake, seismic isolation and energy dissipation, ground motion, soil structure interaction and structural performance and individual papers address topics such as site effects analysis, evaluating steel reinforced beam-column joints, nonlinear vibrations of piles, nuclear power plant seismic evaluations and masonry block construction in the third world.
The only significant difference between the K-Brick and conventional masonry block is that the K-Bricks are designed to interlock with each other, which ensures speedy construction.
ADIOS Rodger Costa admitted GBH charge LINE Z OF FIRE PSNI officers attend their stricken colleague at Ardoyne riot last July SNARED J Costa filmed with masonry block