Autoclaved aerated concrete


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Autoclaved aerated concrete

Masonry building material made of Portland cement, sand, and water in an autoclaving process heated under pressure; results in the production of air pockets in the material, making it less dense and better insulating.

autoclaved aerated concrete

A lightweight concrete usually made by adding aluminum powder or calcium carbide to concrete mortar which is subject to autoclave curing.
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[19] GB/T 11969-2008, Test Methods of Autoclaved Aerated Concrete, Standards Press of China, Beijing, China, 2008.
Flow dependence on a crushed autoclaved aerated concrete filter media depth: S1--crushed autoclaved aerated concrete layer, S2--the drainage layer
Located in the Industrial City of Abu Dhabi (ICAD-2) and spanning an area of over 120,000 square meters, the factory manufacturers light weight and thermo-insulating Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC) blocks as well as reinforced panels, slabs and lintels for the UAE and GCC construction market.
Under the agreement, the Rockwool Group will acquire 100 per cent of CSR's insulation, panels and trading business across the Asian region, excluding CSR's existing autoclaved aerated concrete plant in Malaysia.
Autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC) is one of the lightweight materials frequently used as infill materials and has been introduced into Indonesian construction market a decade ago.
Summary: Emirates Thermostone, a wholly owned subsidiary of M'Sharie, the private equity arm of Dubai Investments, has secured contracts worth AED 8.9 million to supply Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC) construction materials for 4 development projects in Dubai.
Emirates Thermostone said it has secured Dh9 million ($2.4 million) contracts to supply Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC) construction materials for 4 development projects in Dubai.
Engineering considerations, on the other hand, led to walls built of a pumice-textured material called autoclaved aerated concrete, which insulates best if left in block form.
It can also be used as a lightweight leveler or skim coat on concrete or masonry wall surfaces, including Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC) and Insulated Concrete Forms (ICFs).
Danish autoclaved aerated concrete (aircrete) manufacturer H+H International A/S (OMX Copenhagen:HH B) issued on Wednesday (26 November) its report for the third quarter, posting an operating loss (EBIT) of DKK5.8m, as compared to a profit of DKK59.3m in the third quarter of 2007.