Comparison

UAL Industries’ KON_CRETE AAC Blocks are a clear winner compared to conventional clay bricks. We assure our customers of not just great service but also a widely appreciated and advanced product.

ParameterKON_CRETE AAC BlocksConventional Clay Bricks
Production FacilityState-of-the-art factory facility, Fully automatic & highly consistency.Unhealthy working conditions due to toxic gases.
Size600 mm x 250 mm x 100-300 mm225 mm x 100 mm x 65 mm
Variation in Size1.5 mm (+/-)1.5 mm (+/-)
Compressive Strength3.5-5 N/mm24-5 N/mm2
Dry Density550-700 kg/m31800 kg/ m3
Fire Resistance (8³ wall)Up to 8 hoursAround 2 hours
Cost BenefitReduction in dead weight leading to savings in steel and concrete.None
Energy SavingApproximately 30% for heating and cooling.None
Water usage in ConstructionLow as water needs only for surface wetting before use.High as water needs for curing before use.
Soil ConsumptionUses fly ash which is a thermal power plant waste product & thus no consumption of top soil.One sq ft of carpet area with clay brick walling will consume 25.5 kg of top soil.
Fuel ConsumptionOne sq ft of carpet area with AAC blocks will consume 1 kg of coal.One sq ft of carpet area with clay bricks will consume 8 kg of coal.
CO2 EmissionOne sq ft of carpet area will emit 2.2 kg of CO2.One sq ft of carpet area will emit 17.6 kg of CO2.
Earthquake ResistanceConformance to requirement of Seismic zone IV & V.Conditional Conformance.
Termites & Pest ResistanceHighLow
Additional Floor Space2-8% additional space can be achieved.No Contribution
WorkabilityEASY. Can be used to create arches, curves etc.Difficult
LabourOrganized sector with proper HR practicesUnorganized sector with rampant use of child labour.