Engineer's Corner

MYTHS AND MISCONCEPTIONS #1

Myth #1 – The absorption of a lightweight aggregate, or the type of raw material from which it is made, is a primary factor that defines the physical properties of the aggregate and the strength, durability, and soundness of structural concrete in which the lightweight aggregate is used.

MYTHS AND MISCONCEPTIONS #2

Myth #2 – Lightweight concrete floors take much longer to dry than normal weight concrete floors.