Foam Concrete

Foam Concrete

 

a variety of cellular concrete. The properties and uses of foam concrete are similar to those of gas concrete (see GAS CONCRETE).

foamed concrete, foam concrete

A very light, cellular concrete; made by the addition of a prepared foam or by the generation of gas within the unhardened mixture.
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Hi-spec concrete supply foam concrete to the utility sector and also the highways working 24/7, around the clock.
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Influence of filler type on the properties of foam concrete, Cement & Concrete Composites, 28: 475-80.
The chamber was filled with light, airy foam concrete which provides a tunnelling surface for the machine, and an access path was left behind so engineers could look at the wear and tear on Phyllis's head.
WRAP's grant of nearly $178,000 has been invested in machinery for crushing, screening and mixing 37,000 metric tons of aggregate per year, which is recycled into a foam concrete substitute and re-used to line trenches by Transco and its contractors.
and two other makers in late January on suspicion they formed an illegal sales cartel for light-weight foam concrete boards.
In addition to school cafeterias, potential users of the Solution Machine include university and business cafeterias, sports complexes, airlines, caterers, hospitals, nursing homes, grocery stores, military bases, cruise ships, automotive and other manufacturing plants that use PS-foam packaging, construction sites that use foam concrete forms, and fish and produce markets.
In this study, the experiments were performed on three different frame type with the size of 1200 x 2400 mm and full scale which had been filled with foam concrete.