composite interlocking building blocks

how to make big things out of small pieces mit news

aug 15 2013 researchers invent a new approach to assembling big structures — even airplanes and bridges — out of small interlocking composite components. mit researchers have developed a lightweight structure whose tiny blocks can be snapped together much like the bricks of a child's construction toy.【Get Price】

building material - wikipedia

in history there are trends in building materials from being natural to becoming more man-made and composite; biodegradable to imperishable; indigenous (local) to being transported globally; repairable to disposable; chosen for increased levels of fire-safety and improved seismic resistance.. these trends tend to 【Get Price】

apex block – apex block – insulated block

apex block? is a revolutionary energy saving building product that provides protection against flood fire high winds earthquakes and infestation. unlike other insulated concrete forms (icfs) apex block? fits together in a keystone interlocking system? and eliminates the time and cost of expensive bracing and 【Get Price】

rastra: icf blocks - insulated concrete forms - compound icf

the common insulated concrete forms are made of foam insulation - expanded polystyrene (eps) and are pre-formed interlocking blocks connected with steel connectors. however rastra insulated concrete forms and stay-in-place system is made of a lightweight composite material called thastyron produced with 【Get Price】

thura-block - pei worldwide

pei worldwide - the exclusive manufacturer of thura-block the world's premier composite insulating building material. mass-produced with high-speed automated machinery: a consistent uniform light-weight product; interlocking design provides high structural integrity to individual blocks and walls during construction 【Get Price】

these lego-like recycled plastic bricks create sturdy homes for just

jul 22 2016 colombian company conceptos plásticos recycles plastic into disaster-resistant building blocks families can use to easily build their own homes.【Get Price】

us4314431a - mortar-less interlocking building block system - google

a set of interlocking building blocks capable of being assembled with each other forming wall structures without requiring mortar or any other binder. the set consists of four types of blocks and one lintel rib which are capable of forming wall structures and openings in said structures that are adapted to cooperate in locking 【Get Price】

new lego-like composite interlocking walls stop 50 bmg rounds

oct 7 2011 two layers of blocks will even contain a 23mm cannon round. the anti-armor ballistics composite (aabc) blocks are lighter than concrete or other building materials and they withstand repeated fire much better than old-fashioned sandbag stacks. ballistics research claims that its aabc composite is “the 【Get Price】

building blocks made from waste plastic| ecobuilding pulse

aug 1 2016 replast is a material comprising plastic sourced from the oceans and machine-compressed into the dimensions of a typical concrete masonry unit.【Get Price】

faswall? green building system

the wall form blocks are manufactured in 24″-long modular units to aid architects and designers. they are designed to be under 30 pounds to aid installers. green building system simply stack the wall forms on top of one another without mortar. the interlocking tongue-and-groove end design keeps the wall forms in place.【Get Price】

us4854097a - insulated interlocking building blocks - google patents

a building block having improved insulating characteristics. the block includes two spaced parallel sidewalls formed from concrete or the like. the first sidewall has at least one inwardly extending integral web having end portions extending parallel to the sidewall. the second sidewall has inwardly extending interlock 【Get Price】

development of interlocking lightweight cement blocks - researchgate

furthermore large individual units would help speedy construction and results in cost reduction. yet it is difficult to achieve sound workmanship in construction of masonry works without skilled workers. by having interlocking blocks requirement of skilled workers can be reduced. hence an experimental investigation was 【Get Price】