A cubic yard of normal concrete weighs approximately 4,000 pounds, according to Cemex. This may vary based on the mix design, the amount of hydration and environmental conditions. More »

Cooper Concrete calculates that an unloaded concrete mixing truck with a capacity of 10 cubic yards weighs approximately 26,000 pounds. A loaded truck of the same size can weigh as much as 66,000 pounds. More »

A cubic yard of dry gravel weighs approximately 2,970 pounds. Gravel collected from water weighs approximately 1,620 pounds per cubic yard. Sand and gravel, also known as aggregates, result from mining. More »

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One cubic yard of concrete weighs around 4,000 pounds. Concrete is measured in cubic yards. Concrete is made out of sand, gravel and cement. Cement is made out of limestone, silica and alumina. Cement is a gray powder th... More »

The approximate weight of 1 cubic yard of sand is 2,600 to 3,000 pounds. This amount is also roughly equal to 1 1/2 tons. More »

A cubic foot of soil weighs between 74 and 110 pounds, depending on the type of soil and how moist it is. Dry, loose dirt weighs about 76 pounds per cubic foot, while moist, loose dirt weighs 78 pounds per cubic foot. A ... More »

A cubic foot of steel weighs about 490 pounds. The metal weighs 0.2904 pounds per cubic inch. Steel weight formulas are based on theoretical nominal weights and only give approximate values. More »