aerated concrete

aerated concrete

[′e‚rād·əd ‚käŋ′krēt]
(materials)
Concrete made by adding substances which will liberate gases by chemical reaction; entrapped gases reduce its density and enhance insulation properties.

cellular concrete, aerated concrete

A light-weight product consisting of portland cement, cement-silica, cement-pozzolan, lime-pozzolan, or lime-silica pastes, or pastes containing blends of these ingredients and having a homogeneous cell structure, produced by gas-forming chemicals or foaming agents.
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Engineers are now developing commercial processes for reinforced products, including aerated concrete, railroad ties, architectural panels and hollow core plank.
H+H's core activity is the manufacture and sale of autoclaved aerated concrete or aircrete.
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The Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC) blocks are becoming the preferred building products for residential, hotel, industrial structures because of its natural composition and non-toxic properties, as well as energy saving qualities, claimed Starken Philippines, the local unit of Starken AAC Malaysia.
Another gulfBID exhibitor, Espac, presented its high-quality pre-cast aerated concrete (PAC) made in Saudi Arabia.
The Saudi-Emirati company Espac is showcasing its high-quality precast aerated concrete (PAC) made in Saudi Arabia.
KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 6, 2016 - (ACN Newswire) - Chin Hin Group Berhad ("Chin Hin" or the "Company"), a well-known Malaysian integrated building materials specialist, signed a purchasing contract today with a German-based counterpart, Wehrhahn GmbH ("Wehrhahn"), for the purchase of supply machineries to facilitate the Company's Autoclave Aerated Concrete ("AAC") production line at its upcoming new factory which is estimated to require an investment of RM85 million.
The topics include alternative building material using industrial and agricultural wastes, environmental sustainability through recycling incineration bottom ash for producing autoclaved aerated concrete, a parametric study on exterior insulation systems and heat reflective paints for energy efficiency in buildings, and natural pozzolan mortars exposed to chlorides as a sustainable building material.
Stormwater filters: 1--crushed autoclaved aerated concrete filter; 2--crushed autoclaved aerated concrete filter with the grassy vegetation layer (Meadow grass (Poa pratensis)); 3--silica sand filter with the grassy vegetation layer (Meadow grass (Poa pratensis)); 4--silica sand filter
Aerated concrete surface structure has superior freeze thaw resistance
The firm, which produces a range of concrete machinery, including concrete block machines, concrete pipe machines, value-adding lines for the treatment of concrete, and autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC) plants, told PMV that the Middle East represents one of its major current focuses.