Autoclaved Aerated Concrete
Autoclaved Aerated Concrete is catching up in India with more than 75+ players operating in India. It is spread across metro cities as well as in tier I cities and is becoming a sunrise industry. The demand is catching with architects patronizing for high storey buildings. Since AAC is 80% air it is lighter and thereby reduces the load and brings down the cost. It is also quick to install, and can be cut to any desired size. It is also a good insulator of heat and sound, provides great ventilation and a long life.
The only disadvantage is costly compared to regular concrete, and its load carrying capabilities are also less. Many contractors are not familiar with AAC and also it is the case of few suppliers. However, with more players awareness is being built up in India considering the ad