Category: Slab Formwork

Cassaform's Range of Slab Formwork Systems

Nov 14

Why Wouldn’t You Use Modular Slab Formwork Systems?

Conventional Formwork/Falsework

Modular slab formwork has been around for decades however surprisingly it is not in frequent use within smaller tier 2 and tier 3 concrete formwork contractors within Victoria. This brief article will highlight the benefits of using modular slab formwork as opposed to traditional methods for suspended slab formwork. Modular Slab Formwork Modular slab formwork …

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Sep 08

Good Back Propping Design By Temporary Works Engineers.

An Example Of A Back Propping Design By Temporary Works Engineers

Temporary Works Engineers will design the best way of back propping a newly poured concrete slab. Back propping is used to support a suspended slab while the formwork is being stripped. The back propping then remains in place until the slab gains enough strength to support itself. It is a vitally important part of the safe …

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Aug 14

Cassaform Helps Build Brighton Kindergarten

Cassaform Supershore Formwork Frames

This particular builder needed a formwork supplier with experience in suspended slabs and came to us a few weeks ago with a construction drawing of a kindergarten project they were about to commence in Brighton Victoria. Using the structural & architectural drawings provided, our in-house Cassaform formwork specialist estimated the quantities of formwork frames, braces, …

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