Use of fly ash as building materials

Gopal, S R and Sharma, C M (1999) Use of fly ash as building materials. In: Proceedings of the National Seminar on Fly Ash Utilisation, February 26-27, 1999, NML Jamshedpur, India.



Fly ash based bricks and blocks produced in Hindalco Industries Ltd, when used for constraction of residential clolony premises and road pavements resply, at Renusagar have been proved to be quite economical and better in performance than the clay bricks. Theaverage crushing strengths of fly ash based bricks and blocks are 120 to 180 Kg/cm2 and 180-200 kg/cm2 respectively which are much higher than those produced from clay. The price of fly ash brick is estimated to Rupee 0.90 per brick.

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Uncontrolled Keywords:Flyash utilisation, Building materials
Divisions:Metal Extraction and Forming
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Deposited On:03 Feb 2011 15:00
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