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.

JOURNAL Articles ON FORMWORK

Role of Rheology in Achieving Successful Concrete Performance

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 6/1/2017

Formwork Pressure of Self-Consolidating Concrete Containing Recycled Coarse Aggregates

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 5/1/2017

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

Influence of Fiber Orientation on Bridging Performance of Polyvinyl Alcohol Fiber-Reinforced Cementitious Composite

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 3/1/2016

Concrete Visually Transmuted in Monolithic Sculpture

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 3/1/2016

Lessons from the TailorCrete Project

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 3/1/2016

Early-Age Stiffening of Paste, Mortar, and Concrete in Lab and Field

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 1/1/2016

Use of Self-consolidating Concrete and High Volume Fly Ash Concrete in Missouri Bridge A7957

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 10/27/2015

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