Lightweight Block Provides Numerous Benefits

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Q-LITE®

Lightweight Block Provides Numerous Benefits

For years Shannon Tayes, owner of Tayes Masonry in Smithville, Tennessee, has used Q-LITE® in his projects and he's still amazed at how the lightweight block achieves its fire rating. “It’s actually amazing how light they are…I don’t know how they do it,” he says.

NRG Stadium Constructed of 800,000 Lightweight CMU

NRG Stadium Constructed of 800,000 Lightweight CMU

Crowds attending a game or event at Houston's NRG Stadium probably won't notice the 800-thousand lightweight concrete masonry units (CMU’s) in the walls. Each block making up the massive stadium contains rotary-kiln lightweight aggregates. In fact, lightweight is incorporated throughout the 1.9 million sq. ft. facility.

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