Can support one-sided walls up to a height of 42' - 0"
Supporting construction frames enable the concreting forces to be safely transferred by way of diagonal anchors in cases where it is not possible to tie timber-beam elements or framed formwork panels through the concrete.
Welded frame units eliminating 90% of assembly labor
Designed for normal pour pressure of up to 1,000 psf
Single-sided walls in a single pour
Combining Framax Xlife panels with the supporting construction frame Universal F makes it possible to pour even very high walls in one continuous operation.
Inverted supporting construction frames
To support the heavy slab construction on this tunnel in Holland, MI, frames were inverted and adapted into a traveler setup. The entire unit is designed as a gang and can travel in large complete sections from pour to pour.
Tulip City Tunnel, Kent Companies, Holland, MI
Positioned in the horizontal and anchored to the structure, supporting construction frames can be used to make heavy-duty platforms for formwork assignments at lofty heights.