Hollow Core Slabs
Hollow-core is a pre-stressed concrete slab manufactured with continuous voids to reduce weight and cost. It is primarily used as a floor and roof deck system. Hollow core flooring systems provide safe, solid and secure flooring for your needs. This unique product is both strong and durable allowing for increased floor load capacity and enables high spans with lower thicknesses there by substantially increasing the clear heights of the rooms.
Hollow core slabs are naturally fire resistant, offering 2+ hour fire ratings with no additional fireproofing needed, resulting in lower construction and insurance costs. They are sound resistant providing STC ratings of 50 or more. Being very economical and providing unlimited design flexibility, makes it possible for Hollow core to work with unusual building shapes and cantilevers. Hollow core plank is compatible with steel, wood, masonry and other precast products. Hollow core is manufactured indoors while the site is being prepared, installation begins as soon as the site is ready. Hollow core can be erected in very high quantities due to its ease of handling allowing for an extremely fast floor system.