Light Weight Concrete Block
: Light weight concrete block is just one fourth the weight of dense concrete with an oven dry density of 650 to 1000kg/m3, thus ensuring very economical design.
It is ideal for low bearing soils, for seismic zones and for adding storeys to existing buildings LWCB is very easy to handle and transport.Following are the main advantages of LWCB:
- Fire resistant & incombustible
- Highly insulating
- Water penetration / absorption
- Easy workability
- Environment friendly
- Benefits for multi storey buildings
Speedy return on investment due to speedy construction and earlier starting of production in case of factories
- Saves cement steel, construction and supervision cost
- Uniform quality assured due to mass manufacturing in factory
- Convenient for use
- Also useful for multi storeyed buildings, cold storages, theaters, auditoriums etc.