formwork Topic

Formwork

Definition: total system of support for freshly placed concrete including the mold or sheathing that contacts the concrete as well as supporting members, hardware, and necessary bracing (also called shuttering in the United Kingdom).- ACI Concrete Terminology


Formwork molds the concrete to the desired size and shape, and controls its position and alignment. It is a temporary structure that supports its own weight and the freshly placed concrete, as well as construction live loads including materials, equipment, and workers.

Practice oriented papers and articles ON FORMWORK

Influence of Fiber Content on the Conductivity of Steel Fiber-Reinforced Concrete

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 8/10/2018

Influence of the Emulsions to the Interface Formwork/Concrete

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 8/10/2018

Planning and Execution of a Mass Concrete Placement Utilizing Insulation Regimen

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 7/25/2018

Toward the Future of Fabric Formwork

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 7/1/2018

Concrete Q&A: Lateral Pressure of Concrete in Formwork

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 6/1/2018

Role of Rheology in Achieving Successful Concrete Performance

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 6/1/2017

Products & Practice Spotlight: Self-Annealing Concrete

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 8/1/2016

Field Measurements of SCC Lateral Pressure—Toronto 2014

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 6/1/2016

Products & Practice Spotlight: Expanded Polystyrene Geofoam Formwork

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 6/1/2016

Concrete Visually Transmuted in Monolithic Sculpture

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 3/1/2016

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