Slab Handling Tools

1) What is Dexpan® Non-Explosive Demolition Agent?

Dexpan® Non-Explosive Demolition Agent is a powder with amazing 18,000 PSI expansive strength when mixed with common water. Poured into the same holes where explosive are traditionally placed in, Dexpan® breaks reinforced concrete and rock safely, while providing SILENT cracking.
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2) What can Dexpan® Non-Explosive Demolition Agent help you with?

Dexpan Non-Explosive Demolition agent for Controlled Demolition, Concrete Breaking, concrete removal

Reinforced Concrete Demolition, Concrete Breaking & Concrete Removal

  1. Demolition of mass reinforced concrete, concrete foundations for machinery, piers, pillars, beams, bridges, retaining walls
  2. Partial selective demolition, concrete removal, controlled demolition of various concrete structures
  3. Interiror Demolition of Reinforced concrete cutting, concrete breaking and Demolition
  4. Silent demolition in where you can not use noisy demolition tools like demolition hammer, diamond blade concrete cutter saw, hydraulic breaker, demolition wrecking ball
  5. Non-Explosive Blasting Demolition when you can not use blasting explosives, TNT, dynamite, Nonex, primer cord due to blasting permits, licenses, restrictions and insurance costs.
  6. Non Explosive Demolition helps demolition contractors, demolition consultants, drilling and blasting contractors, blasters, mining companies and quarry owners to lower costs and increase safety.
Rock Breaking, Rock Blasting, Rock Excavating, Excavation, Rock Removal

Rock Breaking, Rock Blasting, Underground Rock Excavation, Excavating

  1. Excavation of underground rocks (limestone, granite, marble)
  2. Rock Excavating, Leveling out rocky land, rock excavation, stone cutter.
  3. Splitting of boulders, rock breaking and rock blasting
  4. Rock and slab breaking and demolition for road expansion
  5. Rock demolition for resident development
  6. Rock breaking, Excavation associated with tunneling, trenching in rock
  7. For various types of excavation associated with rock breaking, rock excavating, rock blasting, rock non-explosive demolition
Stone Quarrying Mining: Granite Quarrying, Marble Quarrying, Limestone Quarrying

Mining and Natural Stone Quarrying

  1. Non-Explosive Blasting method for natural stone quarrying of limestone, onyx, marble and granite quarries. Alternative to explosives blasting or hiring blasters.
  2. Controlled expansive cracking to avoid waste of valuable stone, achieve perfect granite slabs and blocks. (Compares to explosives blasting quarrying method)
  3. No need to purchase and maintain expensive quarry equipments, like diamond wire sawing machine, chain saw stone cutter, hydraulic breaker, bulldozer
  4. For Marble Quarrying, Granite Quarrying, Limestone Quarrying, mining

Underwater demolition

Underwater Demolition

  1. Use Dexpan Non-Explosive Demolition Agent for underwater demolition of concrete and rock breaking. Breaks rock and cut concrete underwater by using plastic tubing.

As an alternative to explosives controlled blasting, traditional demolition tools and quarry mining equipment, Dexpan®  non explosive demolition agent works without the worries of noise, implosions, air blasts, ground vibration, flying rock or dust.

Dexpan® does not require blasting permits, blasting certifications, hiring a blaster, high secured storage, special shipping, maintenance and / or insurance.

Dexpan® Non-Explosive Controlled Demolition Agent is safer, easier and more cost effective.

3) How can Dexpan® Non-Explosive Demolition Agent make Controlled Demolition very EASY & EFFECTIVE?

1) Drilling holes according to plan
2) Dexpan cracks and exposes rebar
3) Breaks into chunks for easy removal
Dexpan® cracks according to drilling pattern, demolition contractors, drilling and blasting contractors can easily break reinforced concrete or rock into desired sizes and shapes so they may cut off exposed rebar, haul demolished chunks away with a crane or excavator without damaging the desired remaining parts. Dexpan makes rock breaking and concrete demolition very easy.

4) Can Dexpan® Demolish & Break Concrete and Rock UNDERWATER?

1) Drilling holes underwater
2) Fill Dexpan into plastic tubing
3) Breaks concrete & rock underwater
Dexpan® may also work for underwater demolition by using plastic tubing for breaking rock, cutting concrete piers, or mining in rock quarries.

5) How can Dexpan® benefit Quarry Owners? Comparing to Explosive Blasting or Diamond Wire Sawing Machine?

Marble Quarrying, Granite Quarrying, Limestone Quarrying Mining Quarries
In Mining and Stone Quarrying industry, Dexpan® helps quarry owners or blasters quarry perfect slabs and blocks from limestone, onyx, marble, granite, sandstone, flagstone or many other types of natural stone quarries they are working with.
Compare to Explosive Blasting
Compared to explosive blasting and detonating cord, Dexpan® non-explosive demolition agent avoids waste of valuable stone, high cost of blasting insurance, storage and labor. Not to mention increased safety and stone production.
Compare to Diamond wire sawing machine in mining and stone quarrying
Compared to diamond wire sawing machines, Dexpan® avoids high cost of equipment, replacing diamond wire, complicated setup, relocation and maintenance, there is no limited cutting distance due to length of diamond wire, no cooling water and high voltage power supplies required.   

6) Why is Dexpan® a perfect alternative to traditional demolition tools, demolition equipments?

Alternative to demolition hammer breaker, hydraulic breaker, Jack Hammer, Diamond Balde Concrete Gas Saw, Diamond Wire Sawing Machine
Dexpan® Non-Explosive controlled Demolition Agent can also be applied along with traditional demolition tools like jackhammers, demolition hammer breakers, demolition wrecking balls, hydraulic breakers, hydraulic shears, diamond blade concrete saws, diamond wire sawing machines, quarry diamond blade stone cutter and chain saw stone cutters to help cut cost, work time and increase safety, Plus because it works as silent demolition, Dexpan® is perfect for demolition contractors, drilling and blasting contractors who work in residential, schools, hospitals, airports, and other noise, ground vibration, air blast, dust restricted areas.  
Dexpan is capable of demolishing multi-ton weight reinforced concrete structures and rock.

7) Dexpan® Non-Explosive Demolition Agent by Silent Cracking, for Reinforced Concrete Demolition and Rock Breaking

Dexpan Non-Explosive Demolition silent cracking agent
Depending on rock / concrete temperature, there are 3 types of Dexpan®:
Dexpan® I – (usable temperature of F° 77 ~ 104 or C° 25 ~ 40)
Dexpan® II – (usable temperature of F° 50 ~ 77 or C° 10 ~ 25)
Dexpan® III – (usable temperature of F° 23 ~ 50 or C° -5 ~ 10)
Dexpan is available in 2 types of packing:
  1. -  44 lb (20 kg.) box (includes four 11 lb bags)
  2. -  11 lb ( 5 kg.) plastic bucket (one 11 lb bag).