High-Rise Projects

Most Influential: Formwork Leader: Rolf Spahr
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Most Influential: Formwork Leader: Rolf Spahr

Rolf Spahr’s goal was to clearly define the various features of a formed surface.... More

The SPTO 4000 Pump from Schwing
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The SPTO 4000 Pump from Schwing

When you need a pump with broad shoulders to do the heavy lifting on a project,... More

Fast-Setting Cement Used Around the World
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Fast-Setting Cement Used Around the World

Projects around the world benefit from cements that allow speedy construction. More

Safety is key when constructing high rises
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Safety is key when constructing high rises

With the use of a powerful self-climbing and perimeter protection system, a new... More

CityCenter
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CityCenter

CityCenter is an ambitious, $7.8 billion, high-density mixed-use project developed... More

Climbing and Shoring Equipment Aid in Tower Construction
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Climbing and Shoring Equipment Aid in Tower Construction

Various shoring products were used to construct the World Trade Center's Tower 4. More

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Japan to Build World's Tallest Building

Japanese scientists, engineers and financiers have begun work on a project that will make the construction excesses of Dubai look timid: a tower 3,300-foot high and a vertical farm balanced on a floating concrete lilypad. More

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Creating Sustainable Solutions with Post-Tensioned Concrete

The market interest in sustainability has quickly progressed from fledgling to noticeable to overwhelming. Architects are finding that post-tensioned concrete offers many advantages in achieving green building targets for high-rise multifamily housing projects. More

Concrete Superstructures
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Concrete Superstructures

"Composite structures" combine the two using structural steel columns and beams... More

Fluted Round Columns Highlight Elegance
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Fluted Round Columns Highlight Elegance

At the heart of Los Angeles' Century City/Beverly Hills region, the 42-story, 147-... More

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