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High-volume fly-ash concrete Concrete, a universal construction material synonymous with strength and longevity, is relatively benign in nature. However, the production of Portland cement, which


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Recycled insulating concrete forms Faswall forms are used for building insulated reinforced concrete structures for both residential and commercial construction. The recycled wood chip–based cement


Nov 27, 2006Comments off

Lightweight architectural stone Due to more stringent governmental regulations, the exhaustion of natural resources, and enhanced economic objectives, stone is being replaced by alternative materials


Oct 30, 2006Comments off

Insulated concrete form Rastra panels are large building blocks with a grid of internal channels that serve as a stay-in-place wall form for residential and

Transbuoyant Concrete

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High tensile strength concrete Architect Peter Jay Zweig and Monotech International, Inc. have developed an innovative, extremely fast, flexible, inexpensive, and environmentally-friendly building system with


Jun 13, 2006Comments off

Autoclaved aerated concrete blocks and panels SafeCrete blocks and panels, made from autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC), are noncombustible, inorganic, dimensionally accurate, and durable. The cellular


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Recycled content precast concrete surfacing material Syndecrete is a precast concrete material developed by architect David Hertz at Syndesis, Inc., as an alternative to limited


Apr 11, 2006Comments off

Cement composite facade panels Swisspearl panels were specially designed for the ventilated facade system. Made from a high quality cement composite, the incredibly durable panels

Diamond Pier

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Low impact foundation technology The Pin Foundation Diamond Pier is a precast concrete pier and steel pin system that provides a solid foundation that reaches


Jan 04, 2006Comments off

Precast masonry units Dan Fette developed LodeStone in order to achieve the appearance of natural stone while providing the consistency and economy of a modular,