With a view to the efforts being made worldwide to protect the climate, the requirement to save global energy resources and the continuous increase in energy prices, heat loss from buildings is now seen much more critically than some decades ago. Tighter requirements on the thermal insulation of buildings, improved insulation materials and new technologies to produce highly effective materials for multi-layer insulation systems. This article reports on investigations in which basalt fibers were added to various aerated concrete mixes.
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Betonwerk und Fertigteil-Technik/Concrete Plant and Precast Technology|
|Publication status||Published - 2009|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Building and Construction
- Business, Management and Accounting(all)