Concreting a watertight tank in 36 hours


Project data

Project Westfort slaughterhouse
Solution for concreting with high formwork pressures

Location Ijsselstein, Netherlands

Purpose The slaughterhouse in the Dutch municipality will be one of the most modern and sustainable slaughterhouses anywhere in the world. An important component of this project is the neighbouring waste water treatment plant.

Formwork systems NOEtop formwork system in combination with heavy-duty BKS push-pull props

Special features The structure was concreted in full within only 36 hours, thanks to the successful systematic combination of NOEtop and BKS push-pull props. The concrete rose up the forms at a rate of 0.50 m per hour. The total area of formwork erected was 2630 m².

Client Slachterij Westfort, IJsselstein, Netherlands

Main contractor Cazant Betonbouw B.V., Kockengen, Netherlands