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Fabricating Undulating Concrete Surface with #iceformwork

 

In order to minimize the amount of cement involved in concrete constructions, the concrete industry today chooses to reduce the share of cement in the total mass of concrete. This approach leads to lower mechanical properties of concrete, resulting in thicker floor slabs and massive beams.

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Trial Procedure

Trial Procedure

ESR9- SIMULATING CONCRETE FORMWORK
AUTHOR: VASILY SITNIKOV

 

Concrete is the most used material in the world. This simple fact preconditions a countless variety of technologies that branch in all thinkable ways from the very basic concept of casting. Besides an ever extending catalog of mixture...

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Al Fisher

Al Fisher

Dr Al Fisher is an associate at BuroHappold Engineering, based in London where he leads Computational Engineering for the practice. A structural engineer with a background in computational design, he has particular interest in the geometry of freeform architecture, where engineering efficiency and form are so inextricably linked.

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