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Cellucrete Corp. Lightweight Insulating Concrete Systems

Pure aggregate (Perlite and Vermiculite) insulating concrete belongs to the past. We can tailor our cellular mix designs using mineral admixtures, plastic fibers, and admixtures to modify setting times, rheology, permeability, hardness, fluidity, etc.

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CHAPTER 9 PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF LIGHTWEIGHT …

concrete, lightweight; concrete, structural lightweight; or concrete, specified-density.) Concrete, high-strength lightweight-Structural lightweight concrete with a 28-day compressive strength of 6000 psi (40 MPa) or greater. Concrete, Insulating - Insulating concretes are very light non structural

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Insulating Lightweight Concrete | Commercial | Latite Roofing

Two of the biggest benefits of utilizing Lightweight Insulating Concrete is its high energy efficiency and the ability to control the product to create slopes to drain. In many cases the use of Lightweight Concrete versus traditional rigid roofing insulation you will save both time and money.

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What is Lightweight Concrete? -Types, Uses and Advantages

Lightweight concrete mixture is made with a lightweight coarse aggregate and sometimes a portion or entire fine aggregates may be lightweight instead of normal aggregates. Structural lightweight concrete has an in-place density (unit weight) on the order of 90 to 115 lb / ft³ (1440 to 1840 kg/m³ ...

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New Lightweight Concrete Technology - Roofing Contractor

Mar 06, 2007· The use of lightweight concrete as a roof decking and insulation system has expanded in the past five years. Increased usage can be attributed to the recent industry-wide insulation shortages and delamination deficiencies. The increase can also be attributed to the economic and environmental advantages that lightweight insulating concrete (LWIC) provides in roof assemblies.

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Litecrete Inc.

Litecrete, Inc. specializes in the fabrication and erection of steel structures, provision andinstallation of metal roof decks, installation of lightweight insulating concrete roof decks and construction of tilt up concrete structures.

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Lightweight Insulating Concrete | Texas Roof Management INC

Lightweight insulating concrete may be a more permanent and economical way to reroof your commercial building. The ability to pour lightweight insulating concrete directly over existing roof assemblies eliminates the disruptive and labor intensive tear-off process, and keeps hundreds of square feet of roofing waste out of landfills.

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Cellucrete Corp. Lightweight Insulating Concrete Systems

Since 1985, Cellucrete Corp has been applying Lightweight Insulating Concrete for roof decks, Structural Concrete, Engineered Fill applications and Floor Fill installations. Cellucrete has established itself as the leader in the lightweight insulating concrete industry, with a proven track record of high quality installations throughout the ...

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Vermiculite Insulating Concrete--The Schundler Company

Insulating Concrete with Galvanized Steel Centering This system provides a maintenance free, economical roof system. It consists of high tensile galvanized steel centering, welded or attached with self tapping screws to the supporting steel framing together with …

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Perlite Concrete - insulating concrete - Ausperl Australia

Perlite Concrete Light weight insulating concrete. Perlite concrete aggregate combined with Portland cement and water produces a light weight insulating concrete used for light weight roof decks, floor fills, light weight structural decks, insulation for steam and coolant lines, bases of cryogenic storage tanks, oven insulation, interstitial spaces in reconditioned water and sewer lines ...

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Lightweight concrete

Lightweight concrete can be specified using the notation LC for the strength class, e.g LC30/33, which denotes a lightweight concrete with a cylinder strength of 30MPa and a cube strength of 33MPa. The lighter the concrete, the greater are the differences to be accounted for in the properties of the concrete.

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Lightweight Concrete: Weighing in on the Differences

Lightweight concrete presents a number of benefits to the building industry–lighter weight on a building’s structural load, greater sound absorption, better shock absorption and flexibility, improved insulation values–when compared to standard concrete blends.

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Lightweight concrete acts as insulation

c r ete can affect the insulating capa-bility just as it does other insulating m a t e ri a l s . The R- v alue goes dow n when the concrete gets we t . C o m p re s s i v e stre n g t h — Co m p re s - s i v e strength generally incre a s e s with increasing unit weight (see Table 2). St r ength level re q u i r ed de-Lightweight concrete

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Lightweight Insulating Concrete | Litecrete Inc.

The basis of LWIC system design is the encapsulation of MEPS insulation with lightweight insulating concrete. In all designs, there is a layer of insulated concrete applied to the substrate, commonly referred to as the slurry coat. In most cases, MEPS boards are embedded in this first layer.

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Structural Concrete - Norlite Lightweight Aggregate

Since thermal insulation varies inversely with density, lightweight concrete has better thermal insulation properties than normal-weight concrete. The thermal conductivity, k, for lightweight concrete is usually between 2.5 and 3.6 Btu per hour per inch thickness per square foot per degree Fahrenheit for oven-dry concretes weighing 80 to 100 ...

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Pro-Crete Systems

For over 25 years, Pro-Crete Systems has been installing high quality engineered products in the roofing, flooring, waterproofing and geotechnical fields. Our services include: • Lightweight Insulating Concrete …

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Zono-Patch Patching Compound - Siplast

Lightweight Insulating Concrete Systems . Zono-Patch is a unique mixture of cementitious binders, low-density fine aggregates, and proprietary additives formulated for the repair of new and existing lightweight insulating concrete surfaces. It is resistant to moisture and sets up quickly.

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ZONOLITE LIGHTWEIGHT INSULATING CONCRETE

ZONOLITE LIGHTWEIGHT INSULATING CONCRETE . Description . Vermiculite is a form of mica that expands when heated. A principal derived from this material is Zonolite stabilized concrete aggregate. Zonolite, when mixed with a Portland cement binder, in lieu of sand gravel aggregate and gravel aggregate, produces a lightweight insulating concrete.

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SCHUNDLER COMPANY--Perlite Insulating Concrete

This guide gives basic mix designs, which may be used as stated, or as a starting point for your own custom mixes. Perlite lightweight concrete is used in many different applications, as diverse as lightweight tile mortars, garden sculptures, decorative bricks, to gas-fireplace logs.

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Home | Elastizell Corp

Elastizell Corporation of America has provided material to produce cellular concrete for quality Roof Decks, Engineered Fill applications, and Floor Fill installations for over 45 years. Elastizell has a national network of qualified and approved applicators that have been trained in proper installation techniques.

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Lightweight Insulating Concrete – WestPro Construction ...

Lightweight Insulating Concrete Roof Decks are high-performance roof insulation systems that reduce roof maintenance and replacement costs. Lightweight Insulating Concrete (LWIC) is batched on-site and used to encapsulate expanded polystyrene insulation to provide permanent roof insulation and slope-to …

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Lightweight Insulating Concrete | The Bonitz Company of ...

Lightweight Insulating concrete (LWIC) is a high performance insulation system with mix designs consisting of Portland cement, fine lightweight expanded aggregates such as vermiculite and perlite or preformed foams that encapsulate expanded polystyrene sheets.

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Joseph Miorelli & Co. - Lightweight Insulating Concrete ...

Lightweight Insulating Concrete: The lightweight insulating concrete roof insulation system - one of the core solutions offered by Joseph Miorelli & Co., Inc. - is a sustainable, high-performance roof insulation solution that has gained much popularity in the United States. This innovative approach allows for the lightweight insulating concrete ...

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Lightweight Insulating Concrete · Dicalite Management Group

By itself or in combination with sand and other aggregates, vermiculite can be mixed with a portland cement binder to produce a lightweight insulating concrete. The benefits are stunning, with a weight reduction of 140 lbs to 18.37 lbs per cubic foot and insulation values 20 times or more greater than those of structural concrete. It is used for:

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LI GH T W E I G H T IN SU L AT I N G CE LL U L A R CO N C ...

A SE A M L E S S RO O F DE C K IN S U L AT I O N BY LEO A. LEGATSKI LI GH T W E I G H T IN SU L AT I N G CE LL U L A R CO N C R E T E: formed foam of a thick, rich consistency (similar to shaving use of lightweight insulating cellular concrete for roof cream in appearance) into a cement/water slurry.

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Lightweight insulating concrete for floors and roof decks

Lightweight insulating concrete for floors and roof decks Figure 1. The full spectrum of lightweight concretes. Low density mixes discussed in this article (shaded band at left) offer best insulating properties. Chart adapted from ACI 213 report “Guide for Structural Lightweight Aggregate Concrete,”

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Florida Roof Deck Association - Home

The Florida Roof Deck Association (FRDA) represents Florida's lightweight insulating concrete industry, promoting quality lightweight insulating concrete roof decks for …

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Lightweight Insulating Concrete - RCI, Inc.

Lightweight Insulating Concrete A s a C h o i c e Re ro o f i n g S y s t e m By Hubert T. Dudley, Ray Wetherholt, Zen Szewczyk, and Herb Cannon Lightweight. …

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Lightweight Insulating Concrete - YouTube

Apr 01, 2014· The Worst Roofing Job Ever! This Tops Anything I have Seen in 25 Years of Roofing - Duration: 7:11. West Coast Roofer - Roofing and Roof Repair 3,271,352 views

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Cellular - NRDCA.org

lightweight insulating concrete. It’s a common misconception that cellular insulating lightweight concrete has the same restric-tions as aggregate-based insulating concrete systems (vermi-culite/perlite). The cellular concrete process combines a cement slurry (water and cement) and protein and/or synthetic foam solution

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Home • Insul-Deck Insulated Concrete Forms for Floors & Roofs

Lightweight, Self-Supporting Joist & Deck Forming System allows fast construction with minimal shoring and no stripping of formwork. Insulated Concrete Floors & Roofs reduce utility bills and HVAC sizes and create a comfortable & healthy indoor environment all year round. Ideal for Radiant Heating!

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Lightweight Insulating Concrete Systems - Siplast

Siplast Lightweight Insulating Concrete is available in four mix designs: ZIC, NVS, Insulcel, and Zonocel. The four designs represent a range of compressive and tensile strengths, allowing a choice of system based on substrate and specific project circumstances. Each design encapsulates the insulation board in insulating concrete.

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Commercial Roofing Lightweight Insulating Concrete Option

Lightweight Insulating Concrete (LWIC) is a sustainable, high-performance monolithic substrate option to traditional roofing insulation that has tremendous advantages. LWIC gives you an outstanding fire-resistant thermal barrier that meets compliance and is less expensive than traditional roofing insulation.

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