Precast, hollow block or solid brick of concrete conforming to Standard No. 24-3. UBC. See also concrete block.
A hollow or solid masonry unit made from cementitious materials, water, and aggregates.
Masonry block, most commonly 8 inches high, 8 inches deep and 16 inches long.
The term to describe either a solid or hollow masonry unit.
Precast, hollow block or solid brick of concrete conforming to ASTM C-90. See also concrete block.
A brick, block, paver, or other masonry unit formed from concrete.
A block of hardened concrete, with or without hollow cores, designed to be laid in the same manner as a brick or stone. A CMU is also referred to as a concrete block. See concrete block.
Hollow or solid masonry unit, manufactured using low frequency, high amplitude vibration to consolidate concrete of stiff or extremely dry consistency.
Differently shaped and sized concrete bricks.
A Concrete Masonry Unit (CMU) [US], concrete block, or breeze block [UK], cinder block [US], clinker block (if bottom ash or clinker is used as an aggregate) is a large rectangular brick used in construction. Concrete blocks are made from cast concrete, i.e. portland cement and aggregate, usually sand and fine gravel in the case of blocks. They are formed typically in the shape of two squares joined on one side to form a rectangle, with the insides of the squares hollow.