Alkus

Solid plastic panel: Accurate exposed concrete castings

No cracking, flaking or local swelling due to moisture penetration: Alkus solid plastic panels are not prone to the problems usually associated with timber form linings. According to the manufacturer Alkus solid plastic panels have become a firm favourite for formwork systems on construction sites around the world, thanks to their long service life, which is roughly five times that of timber formwork panels. They are used in precast concrete plants as well and their advantages are well documented in this area. When applied properly, Alkus panels ensure the casting of cost-effective concrete...

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