breeze block

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Synonyms for breeze block

a light concrete building block made with cinder aggregate

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Retrofitting existing un-reinforced concrete masonry unit walls with the sprayed-on Line-X polymer coating takes advantage of the toughness and resiliency properties of the material to effectively absorb and dissipate the blast energy.
However, due to the recession the state has seen concrete masonry unit sales drop by 85 percent since the market's peak in 2005.
It absorbed over 140,000 concrete masonry units, of which 76,000 were used on the interior with a three-color blend of light reflective ground face block.
and Canada, engineered for enhanced protection of vertical concrete, concrete masonry units (CMU) and masonry.
Compression strength testing for nonstandard concrete masonry units, in Proceedings of The 9th North American Masonry Conference, 2003, Clemson, South Carolina, USA, 60-71.
Davis Block and Concrete produces concrete masonry units, retaining wall block, ready mixed concrete and precast products while also mining all aggregate onsite.
Saudi Readymix's products include an immense library of concrete recipes - many of which are unique to the company - in addition to concrete masonry units, quarry products, and hot mix asphalt.
Saudi Readymix's products include an immense library of concrete recipes - many of which are unique to the company - in addition to hot mix asphalt, quarry products and concrete masonry units.
Reinhardt, a forensic architect, used slides to show FST damage to homes where untreated wood was used in interior applications or concrete masonry units (CMUs) were placed in contact with soil.
This prison was the second of five prototypical facilities using metal building structural frames, roofs with concrete masonry units and metal siding exterior walls.
Chapter 3: Stone, Masonry and Concrete Masonry Units.
ORCO Block & Hardscape (ORCO) is a leading manufacturer of Concrete Masonry Units, ORCO Pavingstones, OBP Specialty Mortars, Segmental Retaining Wall units and LID/LEED solutions in Southern California.
Masonry teams had to complete as much as possible of a 24-foot long wall of concrete masonry units during a 20-minute round, using standard masonry practices and hand tools.