Causes of Formwork Failures

Causes of Formwork Failures

¬†Causes of Formwork Failures Failure of formwork in general results from various causes: excessive loads, premature removal of forms or shores, inadequacies related to formwork, and human error on the job, whether due to indifference, haste, or lack of knowledge. Hadipnono and Wang¬†(1986) studied the causes of 85 major falsework failures that have been documented …

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Causes of Formwork Failures

formwork failure

Causes of Formwork Failures Failure of formwork in general results from various causes: excessive loads, premature removal of forms or shores, inadequacies related to formwork, and human error on the job, whether due to indifference, haste, or lack of knowledge. Hadipriono and Wang (1986) studied the causes of 85 major falsework failures that have been …

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Calculation of Loads and Pressures on Concrete Formwork

Formwork

In concrete construction, forms are extremely important as they mold the concrete to the required size and shape. When it comes to construction, forms have to be designed properly to provide safe support to loads incurred during the process of building. The possible loads that might act on formwork are many. In this article, these …

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