TITLE

LIGHTER LOAD

PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
Concrete Products;Feb2012, Vol. 115 Issue 2, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Big River Industries sales and marketing vice president Jeff Speck is presented. He asserts that lightweight concrete masonry units (CMUs) have better fire resistance and thermal activity and can be specified any time. He says that lightweight concrete (LWC) helps achieve sustainability by reducing the volume of material, transportation requirements, and better energy performance. He cites that internal curing can also help to improve LWC performance.
ACCESSION #
72097687

 

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