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The Concrete Times Summer 2015

The CONCRETE Times • SUMMER 15 BATCHING PLANT FEATURE MAXIMO OFFERS MAXIMUM BENEFITS THEIR NEW MAXIMO panel system WILL REDUCE LABOUR TIME BY 50% SAYS PERI. traditional platforms, the MXK offers a lightweight, modular platform system, which has pre-assembled components allowing for easy assembly at ground level and is suitable for both MAXIMO and TRIO formwork systems. PERI believe that MAXIMO is opening up new possibilities to the UK construction industry and is set to change the face of panel formwork, by cutting materials and costs and delivering an enhanced surface finish thanks to tidier joint and tie arrangements. ELKON CONCRETE BATCHING PLANTS ELKON Mobile Master-150 Elephant The World’s Highest Capacity Mobile Concrete Batching Plant with 6000/4000 l. Twinshaft Mixer ELKON is the largest concrete batching plant manufacturer in Turkey and one of the biggest concrete batching plant manufacturers in Europe with annual production capacity of 450 units. We are specialists in the manufacture of stationary, compact and mobile type concrete batching plants. Our Mobile Master range of plants have outputs from 30 upto 140 cubic metres per hour. 15 120 m³/h 120 m³/h Tel : +44 1273 598598 E-Mail: info@elkon.co.uk Address : Albion Wharf, Albion Street Southwick West Sussex BN42 4ED D I S T R I B U T O R S ( U K ) L T D 90 m³/h 50 m³/h 50 m³/h 50 m³/h 30 m³/h 140 m³/h MAXIMO, the new panel system from PERI, will, the manufacturere claims, dramatically reduces installation time and labour costs thanks to its MX tie technology, which allows ties to be installed by just one operative without spacer tubes. Faster than conventional panel formwork, MAXIMO will allow contractors to erect and install formwork quickly without extensive manpower, whilst still retaining a quality concrete finish. Alasdair Stables, Managing Director of PERI, said: “MAXIMO has already had a positive reception from the German market and it is growing in popularity throughout the UK in diverse projects including the Lee Tunnel in London and the Masjid Mosque in Glasgow. The speed at which MAXIMO can be assembled, and the reduction in personnel required to erect the system, makes it a must-have for those seeking to significantly reduce time and costs on site, always a key factor our customers when specifying formwork.” PERI’s new MXK platform offers a working platform solution meeting the highest safety requirements and unlike The new PERI Maximo Panel System Industry News


The Concrete Times Summer 2015
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