All peri articles – Page 3

  • Exotic Concrete used a Power Curbers 5700-Super-B to cast the face of the Bedford Dam, near Ladysmit

    Feature: Concrete construction project round-up


    The popularity of concrete as a construction material has never been greater it seems, with innovative projects in the power, infrastructure and high-rise sectors driving innovation in the sector.

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    Scaffold manufacturers see potential in the bc India exhibition


    The CIDC (Construction Industry Development Council) predicts that investment in construction in India will rise by 10% over the current year of 2010/11. Interest is said to be particularly high in efficient formwork and scaffolding systems, especially self-climbing formwork systems and slab tableform system formwork.

  • Potain has supplied eight tower cranes to the US$ 3.2 billion Son La hydropower project in Vietnam.

    Large structures: Big is beautiful


    iC takes a look at some of the major projects under way around the world, along with the construction techniques and equipment being used to execute them.

  • The Skanska-NDI Joint Venture has used formwork manufacturer Peri’s weather protection system to hel

    Peri's LGS delivers bridge ahead of schedule


    Skanska-NDI JV uses Peri's LGS weather protection system to deliver new Vistula River bridge, three months ahead of schedule.

  • Greenpoint Stadium in Cape Town, South Africa will host one of the two 2010 FIFA World Cup semi-fina

    Peri helps 2010 World Cup kick off


    The 2010 FIFA World Cup kicks of today with nine South African cities playing host to 32 teams, playing 64 matches to find the 19th FIFA world champion.

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    Peri reports a successful Bauma


    Despite the affect of the flight ban over Europe scaffold and formwork specialist Peri was able to welcome more than 100000 visitors to its stand and celebrate winning a EuroTest Prize 2010

  • The 17-floor Filadelfie dominiates the Prague skyline and will eventually provide 30000 m² of modern

    Offices with élan: the Filadelfie is the latest addition to Prague's skyline


    The 17 storey Filadelfie, the latest addition to Prague's Central Business District, features an unusual floor plan.

  • Renovation work on the arched bridge over the Rio Tua in Portugal.

    Peri speeds renovation work


    A scaffold made up of parts from the Peri Up Rosett Flex system have been used to provide access to a 1940 reinforced concrete arched bridge which crosses the Rio Tua in the Portuguese province of Trás-os-Montes.

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    Saudi financial centre climbs


    Peri formwork is being used for the construction of five reinforced cores in four multi-storey towers in Saudi Arabia’s new financial district.

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    Wind speed


    Meeting a tight deadline and coping with high winds were just two of the challenges faced by Bam in the construction of Europe's largest airport development in Berlin, Germany.

  • At Poland's Czajka sewage plant, in just over two years, a total of 120 individual structures have b

    Czajka sewage plant to finish early


    Construction of the Czajka large-scale sewage treatment plant to the north-east of Warsaw, Poland is scheduled to finish in December 2010, after a two-year construction period. Steve Skinner reports.

  • The Berlin Brandenburg International airport represents Europe’s largest airport development.

    WEB EXCLUSIVE: BAM tackles Europe's largest airport development


    Meeting a tight deadline and coping with high winds were just two of the challenges faced by BAM in the construction of Europe's largest airport development in Berlin, Germany.

  • Peri is supplying the formwork for construction of a 258 m long, 50 m high arched motorway bridge in

    Peri formwork helps shape bridge


    Formwork from Peri is helping to construct a 258 m long motorway bridge which crosses the Oparno Valley in the Bohemian area of the Czech Republic.

  • Part of Valencia's City of Arts and Science, construction of the Eficio Ágora is using a "huge birdc

    Peri for Calatrava's Edificio Agora


    Valencia's Edificio Ágora is using Peri Up Rosett scaffold to complete construction in time for the opening in November.

  • Peri's new scaffolding training facility covers 2000 sq m.

    Peri expands scaffolding training facility


    In March 2009, Germany's Peri openned a new 2000 m2 training centre for scaffold technology at its headquarters in Weissenhorn.

  • The 1 km-long cable-stayed bridge over the Fraser River is the core element of the 13 km long highwa

    WEB EXCULSIVE: Canada's Golden Ears Bridge


    Construction of the CA$ 956 million (US$ 770 million), 970 m-long Golden Ears Bridge, close to Vancouver, Canada started in July 2006 and is due for completion later this year, in time for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver in February. Richard High reports.

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    Span Oka


    The River Oka at Murom in the Russian Federation, approximately 300 km east of Moscow, is to benefit from a new bridge crossing.

  • Meva constructed the Rolls Royce jet engine testbed in Arnstadt, Germany. The company used the proje

    Evolving solutions: falsework and formwork developments


    New materials and systems are making an impact in the falsework and formwork sector. Steve Skinner reports on product and market developments and the close attention the sector is giving to providing total solutions.

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    Tunnel formwork from Peri installed for avalanche protection


    Peri's Variokit formwork is being used for concreting nine sections of a 115 m extension of the 300 m avalanche protection system above the B145 road in Austria.

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    LNG infrastructure


    When the Shanghai Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) project is completed, it will comprise a storage capacity of 6 million tonnes, a high-capacity distribution grid and a berthing terminal for superheavy tanker vessels.