The crane-independant MEVA Automatic Climbing system MAC offers optimum safety and speed in high-rise construction. Hydraulic system with all-round protective housing and pre-assembled inner and outer formwork.
Lifted entirely without crane
Building schedule independent of external factors such as weather; parallel work possible
Fast cycles: steel concrete works plus one day
Top deck free of jacking masts and other mechanical obstacles
Suspended panels can be moved back manually
Long-stroke, heavy-duty hydraulic rams (20 ton load capacity per cylinder) allow for 4 m of travel
Non-return ratchets on each cylinder
Forms for bearing pockets are re-usable
The jacking beams are supported by concrete that has already set
Multiple working decks with safety access
Three-way adjustment of panels
Fully clad and enclosed environment for workers
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
Putting superlatives on Dubai’s skyline continues with the construction of the Rosemont Hotel and Residences on Sheikh Zayed Road.
Three 8-storey residential blocks with 74 apartments being built on the Chelsea Barracks site with MEVA MAC climbing system and AluStar wall formwork.
Business and living environment with 4 million ft² of workspace, 330 new homes, a major 4 star design hotel, shops, restaurants, childcare and community facilities.
The tower is being built with the hydraulic automatic climbing system MAC, MEVA Mammut 350 and MGC.
Mass house building: A new method using MEVA’s wall formwork AluFix saves time and money.
Three tieing methods in one system. The sytem‘s integrated Combi tie of using any of the following tieing methods and flexibly changing from one to another:
Rail guided climbing system MGC for walls in high-rise construction. Assembled on the ground. Closed housing for safety. Free positioning of climbing rails up to 4.50 m width.
MEVA climbing scaffold. 230 cm working platform. Formwork scaffold, climbing platform with formwork carriage, retractable and slantable.
Heavy-duty wall formwork. Large panel size 3.50 high, 2.50 width footprint. 100 kN/m² concrete load capacity throughout the system.
AluStarTec is a true multi-purpose formwork system comprising a light-weight aluminium panel family and a large-format panel range.