Manama: Germany’s international provider of formwork systems, Paschal Group, will introduce their latest range of concrete formwork at gulfBID 2016.
gulfBID in 2016 celebrates its 10th anniversary as the GCC’s top annual expo for construction and building materials. It will be held from April 26 to 28 at Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre, under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa.
Paschal Group was started in Steinach, Baden, Germany, and has grown to cover 40 countries around the world, specialising in concrete formworks, support systems and formwork planning softwares.
“Paschal will introduce its modular column formwork product that supports the use of reinforced concrete frame construction. Our product will be launched for the first time at gulfBID 2016” said Paschal’s Bahrain branch general manager Amir Delghandi.
gulfBID takes place in Bahrain, which is at the heart of the Gulf’s construction trading with Saudi Arabia.”
“The show is the perfect platform to launch the modular column formwork to the Middle East’s construction sectors to target a wider exposure to the Northern Gulf market” added Mr Delghandi.
The modular column formwork system is designed for builders to form square or rectangular reinforced concrete columns with external dimensions from 20cm to 50cm in increments of 5cm. Additional adjustments are able to be applied through column edges, chamfer angles of sealing strips inserted in the corners of the formwork. The height of the modular column panels can be extended through fastening them one below the other using keybolts.
“Paschal Group are leaders in German innovation in the construction industry. The introduction of the modular column formwork systems presented by Paschal Groups, Bahrain branch at gulfBID shows the high value proposition that the region’s construction and building materials show has for the construction sector,” said Jubran Abdulrahman, managing director of organiser Hilal Conferences and Exhibitions (HCE).
Paschal’s concrete forms range includes trapezoidal girder formwork/TTR, the modular universal formwork with large elements GE, large-size formworks LOGO.3, athlete, circular and angular column formworks, climbing and single-sided forming, support systems for precast or slab ceilings, as well as fair-faced concrete formworks. Paschal also provides custom formworks from wood to steel.
gulfBID is sponsored by Haji Hassan and Kuwaiti Manager Contracting (KMC).
The show takes place in conjunction with two other major events – Gulf Interiors and Gulf Property Show providing the biggest integrated business-to-business showcase for the construction, interiors and property sectors ever to be staged in the Northern Gulf.