Thickness of Concrete Pavers

Concrete Paver Thickness

Concrete Paver Thickness
Thickness of concrete pavers varies according to the application:

Pavers made in the United States should meet or exceed the requirements established in the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) C 936, Standard Specifications for Solid Interlocking Concrete Paving Units.

  • Here are the requirements for thisstandard:
  • An average compressive strength of 8,000 psi
  • An average absorption no greater than 5%
  • Resistance to at least 50 freeze-thaw
    cycles with average material loss not exceeding 1%
  • Conformance to abrasion resistance tests