Haitsma Beton

75,000 m² of TT slabs for hospital in Belgium

AZ Delta, one of the largest hospitals in the Belgian region of Flanders, is being built with TT slabs manufactured in the Netherlands. The general hospital near Roeselare with 1,213 beds will get comprehensive technical equipment which can be installed in the most efficient way when using TT slabs.

For the construction of Belgian hospitals, architects‘ offices usually give preference to TT slabs instead of the flat floor elements popular in the Netherlands. TT slabs allow construction without beams and enable large spans to be realized at relatively low costs. According to the Niklas van...

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