Solid Dense Concrete Block

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Dense concrete blocks are the most durable and resilient block available, perfect for high strength, acoustic and decorative applications.

Dense blocks are manufactured from Class 2 aggregates and consist of up to 30% recycled raw material. Produced to BS EN 771-3.

Platform Compatible Version Certified to
IFC IFC - 4 2.0
Revit Revit 2016 + 4 2.0

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Properties and values

IFC
IfcExportAs
IfcWallType
IfcExportType
STANDARD
COBie
BOS_General
NBS_Data
Applications
Inner and outer leaf of cavity walls over three storeys, internal partition walls, part e and robust details acoustic separating walls, block and beam floor infill, foundation walls below dpc, decorative facing walls, bre green guide A+ rated walls
BlockDescription
Common block
BlockWeight
14.3 kg
CompressiveStrengthCategory
II
CompressiveStrengthCharacteristicValue
5.9 N/mm²., 3.6 N/mm²., 7.3 N/mm²., 10.4 N/mm²., 17.5 N/mm²., 22.5 N/mm²., 30 N/mm²., 40 N/mm².
CompressiveStrengthMeanValue
7.3 N/mm²
Configuration
Group 1
EnvironmentalProductDeclaration
ISO 14001 certificate
FreezeThawResistance
Frost resistant
GrossDryDensity
1850-2100 kg/m³
MoistureMovement
0.6 mm/m
NetDryDensity
2000 kg/m3
RecycledContent
<>
TextureOptions
Fairtex, standard
ThermalConductivity
1.17 W/mK
ThermalResistance
0.06 m²K/W
ToleranceCategory
D1
WalledWeight
151 kg/m²
WaterAbsorptionByCapillarity
90 g/(m2 x s-0.5)
WaterVapourPermeability
5/15 µ., 30/100 µ., 50/150 µ.
Pset_WallCommon

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    What's Changed?

    1/19/2017

    Changes to reflect updates to the NBS BIM Object Standard v1.3

    • Removal of Uniclass2 property
    • Addition of Uniclass 2015 properties
    • Addition of COBie Category property value

    Objects have also been updated to Revit 2015