expanded slate

expanded slate

Slate which has expanded to many times its original volume as a result of exfoliation; this heating process causes the formation of internal gas, producing a porous structure which is retained upon cooling so the material is suitable as a lightweight aggregate.
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2 225 m 2 of epdm covering with base layer of pu bonded expanded slate as sports surfaces - install approx.
ProBlock represents a new standard starting with the development of the mix design utilizing Stalite lightweight (expanded slate) aggregate, and the introduction of new (tapered) geometries to the block shape." ProBlock takes full advantage of weight and physical material distribution allowed under ASTM C-90 standards, delivering a highly functional, "H" shaped unit molded to solve the mason's problems.
For his part, Pimentel said it is allright to have guest-candidates because an expanded slate appeals to many sectors and creates a stronger line-up, hence, better chances of winning.
But even with its expanded slate, Pantelion must turn away many, including Carmen Marron, the director, producer and co-writer of "Endgame," about a chess champion, inspired by a true-life story in Brownsville, Texas, where it was shot.
The new switcher is configurable to match an expanded slate of production needs, and is easily customizable for diverse workflows.
The environmentally friendly materials include seaweed, soap, sand, gravel, garlic, corn, castor beans, canola oil, marigolds, trees, fish, eggs, coffee, expanded slate and landscape waste.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is experimenting with the expanded slate as Oscar organisers hope to stoke more interest in the awards show and spread the prestige around to different kinds of films.
Dresser-Rand is offering an expanded slate of compressor training courses, including more than 24 Web-based training (WBT) courses offered through an agreement with Coastal Skills Training.
The growing medium often is made out of expanded slate or clay, resulting in lightweight, high surface area particles.
An expanded slate of Engage polyolefin elastomers from DuPont Dow Elastomers, Wilmington, Del., includes new grades for blow molding and extrusion.
Delta Air Lines is offering its SkyMiles Medallion members more choice and customization through a new and expanded slate of Medallion threshold benefits for 2005.
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