Steel Forms for Concrete Construction


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Title: Steel Forms for Concrete Construction

Author(s): C.D. McArthur

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 10

Issue: 5

Appears on pages(s): 278-292

Keywords: none

Date: 5/1/1914

There is no single piece of plant equipement used by the contractor which lends itself more readily to the completion of good concrete work than the forms, yet we often find a greater neglect of them than of any other part of the plant. Reviewing projects wherein concrete has been used with the aid of forms, we find a great waste of time and materials, showing that not enough thought was given to the proper designing and handling of this part of the work.