AluStar is best-in-class when it comes to weight-performance ratio. It is the hand-set sister and 100 % compatible to the robust StarTec, ideal wherever crane time is limited or not accessible. Predestined for residential and commercial construction. Like all MEVA wall formwork systems, it is equipped with the all-plastic facing alkus and achieves a superior concrete finish, first time, every time. For sale and rent. Available from MEVA and authorised partners.
Panel heights 270 cm and135 cm, panel widths from 90 to
90° inside and outside corners and steplessly adjustable articulated corners from 60° to 180°
Largest panel 270/90 with alkus facing weighs only 65 kg
Maximum load capacity is 60 kN/m² (silo pressure)
acc. to German standard DIN 18218, table 3, line 6
Frames made of closed 2-chamber hollow aluminium profiles
High-quality annealead powder coating
Practical MEVA multi-function profile with weld-in nuts
Tie hole with conical aluminium sleeve, welded-in from both
2 tie holes per panel height 270 cm, 1 per height 135 cm
and centred tie hole in top and bottom profile (135 cm)
A push-pull strut can be attached above a panel joint to
stabilize the panels when forming foundations
Panel connection with compact MEVA assembly lock:
one piece, weighs only 2,0 kg
All-plastic facing alkus, no swelling or shrinking
Easy repair of scratches or drill holes etc. on site with the same polypropylene material
Screwable and nailable without chipping off of top layer
The alkus facing lasts as long as the Frame
Complex geometries and exacting requirements constantly present MEVA’s Special Design department with exciting tasks – during the renovation of a church in the Upper Bavarian village of Hebertshausen, for example.
Four apartment buildings at heights up to 202 m by 2020: the city centre redevelopment project Deansgate Square. In use for a total of 194 storeys: the automatic MAC climbing system from MEVA
Children enjoy playing with it, teachers recommend it: the shape sorting box. Based on the popular toy, the architects who conceived the new Meséskert nursery designed the play areas on the top floor as a triangle, circle, and square.
When construction companies think about the restoration of historic districts, their enthusiasm tends to be subdued. The foremen and their teams often face tricky tasks due to narrow access roads, lack of storage space and complicated logistics.
Ramps, architectural-concrete walls and ceilings, numerous concrete beams, rectangular and oval columns, rounded outside corners and bevelled inside corners.
Three 8-storey residential blocks with 74 apartments being built on the Chelsea Barracks site with MEVA MAC climbing system and AluStar wall formwork.
Push-pull props R and bracing brackets SRL are used to align and support wall formwork. Push-pull props SRL have left- and right threaded spindles. The brace bracket 250 consist of a push-pull-prop R 250 (190 - 320 cm) and bracing bracket SRL 120 (90 - 150 cm).
MEVA FormSet anchors for single-sided formwork, stop end rail and stop end bracket for slab edges and cantilevering slabs with safety mesh for slab edge fall protection
Strong multi-purpose, large-format wall formwork up to 3.30 m height. 70 kN/m² fresh concrete pressure. 100 % compatible with hand-set wall formwork AluStar