Xella Aircrete North America, the leading manufacturer of Hebel®Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC) is an amazingly innovative building material that has been used in Europe for more than 80 years and in the US for more than 15 years. Products and systems have been developed for all types of the construction industry:Industrial, commercial, high-rise buildings, schools, hospital and more.
Hebel® AAC is a lightweight concrete that is formed into blocks and reinforced panels for a wide range of loadbearing and non-loadbearing construction applications. It is manufactured from sand, cement, recycled material, lime,gypsum, aluminium paste and water. It is moulded, cut and steam pressure cured in an autoclave before being packed, ready for transport.
Hebel® AAC delivers more benefits than the traditional materials such as strength, acoustics, fire and pest resistance and is installed faster, saving valuable construction time. It has a unique combination of thermal mass and insulation providing a more comfortable living environment.
One of the worlds leading manufacturer of Hebel autoclaved aerated concrete(AAC), Xella Aircrete North America is transforming the building industry with Hebel, its ultra-lightweight concrete.
Committed to providing the United States with environmentally responsible building products that conserve material and energy usage, Xella’s Hebel Aerated Concrete is recognized as the largest producer in Europe by capacity based on management estimates based on different sources and member of the Green Building Council. In addition, it has a high UL rating for fire resistance.
Xella Aircrete North America is a division of Germany-based Xella International.More than 6.000 employees for Xella’s total 97 plants and offices throughout 30 countries worldwide, including North America, Europe and Asia.
Hebel Aerated Concrete provides contractors with strong, easy-to-install blocks and reinforced panels that are one-third the weight of traditional concrete and replace traditional multistep construction processes. In addition,Hebel is energy efficient, fire resistant and long lasting, which, over time, will reduce energy, insurance and maintenance costs to building owners. A wide range of industries can benefit from Hebel’s custom blocks and reinforced panels, including those in the commercial, educational, hospitality,industrial, institutional, governmental and residential markets.