GFRC, also called GRC, is the short name of Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete.Composed of high performance cement and sand, etc.
What is GFRC?
GFRC, also called GRC, is the short name of Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete. Composed of high performance cement and sand, reinforced with Alkaline Resistance (AR) Glass-fiber, and several additives, GFRC is probably the most versatile products that meet the ambitious design of architects and engineers. It can be molded to form almost any shape, any modern futuristic designs or replicate the traditional historic features.
What are Features of GFRC?
GFRC has the following features:
Thickness: Thin yet strong, only 12 to 20mm thick, much thinner than traditional precast concrete.
Lightweight: Weight only 20% of normal concrete, easy to handle and transport, fast installation, thus save time and cost.
Durableness: Reinforced with glass-fiber and would not rust and as steel, GFRC product has higher crack resistance. Products proved to have the life cycle of normal concrete, minimize maintenance cost.
Versatility: Flexible in design, can replicate any shape including historic features.
Colorful: It can be painted, to resemble stone, wood, metal or any design of surface finishing.
Moisture Resistance: GFRC will not rot, disintegrate or swell when expose to water, excellent for external cladding application.
Strength: Higher compressive and tensile strength, impact resistance.
Fire Resistance: Made of minerals that would not burn and can provide fire protection to the materials that it covers.
Environmentally Friendly: GFRC doesn’t contain any toxic raw materials and components, and is good for the environment.
Our GFRC products have the following 4 categories:
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GFRC Curtain Wall
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Customized design are acceptable and OEM services are available.