siporex

siporex

[′sī·pə‚reks]
(materials)
A building material composed of sand, lime or cement, and aluminum powder which are mixed and cast into molds to be made into roof slabs, door lintels, and wall blocks which give excellent heat and sound insulation.
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L'information a ete donnee mercredi, lors d'une conference de presse animee au sous quartier Siporex, par le president du collectif des conducteurs de Yopougon, Ahmed Cisse.
Consultants discovered the houses were built with the experimental concrete substitute Siporex.
Cet engagement des acteurs du transport de la commune de Yopougon a ete annonce mercredi au cours d'une conference de presse animee au sous quartier Siporex.
Tenders are invited for Development of sanitary offices and showers in the associative locality known as "SIPOREX" located mill road in Thor.
Consultants discovered they were built with the experimental concrete substitute Siporex.
Il s'exprimait au cours d'une conference de presse animee au sous quartier Siporex.
the frame is made of concrete pillars and siporex walls, concrete blocks.
On the other side of the country, Livingston Development Corporation decided to try Siporex, a cheap and easy to use aerated concrete.
it is also planned the creation of a room of electrical easements to the technical floor and repair of a room of about 18 square meters (resumption of wall and ceiling paints and installation of new flooring) .For this, it will be necessary to carry out the following work: - demolition of various articles of concrete, agglomerates or bricks, - removal of metal cabinets, - creation of cellular concrete partition (siporex or equivalent), - supply and installation of fire doors, - treatment of the ceiling to obtain the rei 120 level, - the soil treatment, - the painting of the premises after work.
THE dire condition of the 'Siporex' houses in Deans South is the grim legacy of the rush to build new houses in the 1960s and 1970s.
In the context of renovation, the existing roof covering layers are removed to the upper surface of the siporex element.