In today’s market, it is imperative to be knowledgeable and have an edge over the competition. ACI members have it…they are engaged, informed, and stay up to date by taking advantage of benefits that ACI membership provides them.
Read more about membership
Become an ACI Member
Founded in 1904 and headquartered in Farmington Hills, Michigan, USA, the American Concrete Institute is a leading authority and resource worldwide for the development, dissemination, and adoption of its consensus-based standards, technical resources, educational programs, and proven expertise for individuals and organizations involved in concrete design, construction, and materials, who share a commitment to pursuing the best use of concrete.
American Concrete Institute
38800 Country Club Dr.
Farmington Hills, MI
Feedback via Email
Home > Publications > International Concrete Abstracts Portal
The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: Perlite Insulating Concrete
Author(s): J. John Brouk
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 857-867
Keywords: no keywords
Abstract:Production, properties, and applications of perlite insulating concrete are described including miming and manufacture of perlite aggregate, variation in different perlite deposits, basic cost data, physical properties of perlite concrete, and significance of aggregate hardness. The basic "1:6 mix" for perlite insulating concrete and job reccomendations for this mix covering roof decks and roof fills are detailed. Examples of use of perlite in insulating roof decks and roof fills and other applications are included.
Click here to become an online Journal subscriber