Unit Weight of Construction Materials- Cement, Steel, Concrete, RCC.

Unit Weight of Construction Materials – Cement, Steel, Concrete, Sand, RCC, etc.

Unit Weight of Construction Materials

These are the unit weight of different construction materials which are commonly used at the site such as cement, steel, concrete sand, and RCC, etc. are as follows:

SL. NO. MATERIAL THEORETICAL UNIT WEIGHT (kg/m3)
1. Cement 1440 kg/m3
2. Steel 7850 kg/m3
3. Sand
(a) Dry 1600 kg/m3
(b) River 1760 to 2000 kg/m3
4. Stone (Basalt) 2850 to 2960 kg/m3
5. Cement Concrete (Plain) 2400 kg/m3
6. Cement Concrete (Reinforced) (RCC) 2500 kg/m3
7. Water 1000 kg/m3
8. Bricks 1600 to 1920 kg/m3
9. Brick Masonry 1920 kg/m3
10. Soil (damp) 1760 kg/m3
11. Cement Concrete Block (Solid) 1800 kg/m3
12. Cement mortar 2080 kg/m3
13. Lime Mortar 1760 kg/m3
14. Lime 640 kg/m3
15. Glass 2530 kg/m3
16. Bitumen 1040 kg/m3
17. A.C. Sheet Corrugated 16 kg/m2
18. Granite Stone 2460 to 2800 kg/m3
19. Marble Stone 2620 kg/m3
20. Sal Wood 990 kg/m3
21. Teak Wood 670 to 830 kg/m3
22. Timber (Mango) 650 kg/m3
23. Plastics 1250 kg/m3
24. Ashes 650 kg/m3
25. Rubber 1300 kg/m3
26. Chalk 2100 kg/m3

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