Today: October 23, 2018, 10:28 am
  
Business

Not Just Any Steel Decking, Truedek Panels Simplify Bunnings Warehouse Project

Not Just Any Steel Decking, Truedek Panels Simplify Bunnings Warehouse Project
PR-Inside.com: 2017-08-30 02:23:51
Truedek steel decking has been used in the construction of the Bunnings Warehouse at Batemans Bay. The construction of the elevated driveway and in-bound goods unloading area was very complicated due to the height. At its highest point the concrete slab is 15 meters up from the ground level.


In collaboration with the team at Northrop Consulting Engineers in Wollogong the builder Edwards Construction designed a structural steel framework supported on concrete foundation columns. Making use of Truedek TD110 panels spanning up to five metres they were able to reduce the number of foundational columns and structural steel required for the project. Truedek, a permanent concrete formwork system, is lightweight, modular, easy to handle and made to specification.

Approximately 800 Truedek panels were installed on this job. These panels were manufactured with a precamber so that a flat soffit was achieved after the wet concrete was poured. The required slab thickness varied between 275-325 mm. 100 mm slump was ordered which assisted in the flow of concrete into the Truedek panels during vibration. The project required the concrete to be 40 MPa and approximately 1000m square was poured in four sections.

Truedek, a product that is exclusively produced and sold by Premier Steel Technologies, is excellent for steel decking and has many applications for concrete-frame buildings, steel-frame buildings, large floor-to-ceiling heights, infill slabs for lift shafts and limited-access areas. The panels come in heights of 90mm, 110mm, 140 mm and 160 mm. These panels span over seven metres and typically require no propping. On multi-level construction projects, using these panels reduces the cycle time and means that fitouts can commence the day after concrete is poured.

The high quality streel construction is versatile and is a result of using a variety of steel grades, thickness and coatings for the base, web and top plate of a standard panel. Truedek is built to specification. Customers can select the best permanent steel formwork and reinforcing, factoring the requirements for fire rating, slab design and service. Premier Steel’s fully trained steel decking teams can supply and install a range of decking systems to clients for any project.

For detailed technical information or to contact Premier Steel call (02) 9756 0602 or email enquiry@truedek.com.au.

For more information on Truedek:

www.truedek.com.au/permanent-concrete-formwork-systems/

Press Information
Premier Steel Technologies
229 Newton Road, Wetherill Park, NSW, 2164, Australia



02 9756 0602
email
www.truedek.com.au

Published by
Cam Wilkes
006499503888
e-mail
www.pureseo.co.nz



# 376 Words
Related Articles
 
More From Business
Result of Riksbank certificate sale
CERTIFICATE MATURITY181031FIXED RATE-0.50 %OFFERED VOLUME453.800 BLNTOTAL BID AMOUNT400.900 BLNACCEPTED VOLUME 400.900 BLN PERCENTAGE ALLOTTED  [..]
KONE wins order for premium high-rise office [..]
  KONE Corporation, press release, October 23, 2018   KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, has [..]
Must Read Whitepaper, ‘Making Money With Network [..]
Network Slicing Leader Cloudstreet Showcases the Vast Opportunities of this Promising New Mobile Business ModelEspoo, Finland & [..]
Long-term customer Eolus places 130 MW order [..]
News release from Vestas Northern and Central EuropeHamburg, 23 October 2018 Vestas has received an order from long-term customer [..]
The Utmost Efficient Products from Buy CBD [..]
17th October 2018 - Buy CBD Flower USA provides nice advantages of the CBD oil and opportunity to find it [..]

Disclaimer: If you have any questions regarding information in this press release please contact the company added in the press release. Please do not contact pr-inside. We will not be able to assist you. PR-inside disclaims the content included in this release.