AluStar is best-in-class when it comes to weight-performance ratio. It is the hand-set sister and 100 % compatible to the robust StarTec, ideal wherever crane time is limited or not accessible. Predestined for residential and commercial construction. Like all MEVA wall formwork systems, it is equipped with the all-plastic facing alkus and achieves a superior concrete finish, first time, every time. For sale and rent. Available from MEVA and authorised partners.
Panel heights 270 cm and135 cm, panel widths from 90 to
90° inside and outside corners and steplessly adjustable articulated corners from 60° to 180°
Largest panel 270/90 with alkus facing weighs only 65 kg
Maximum load capacity is 60 kN/m² (silo pressure)
acc. to German standard DIN 18218, table 3, line 6
Frames made of closed 2-chamber hollow aluminium profiles
High-quality annealead powder coating
Practical MEVA multi-function profile with weld-in nuts
Tie hole with conical aluminium sleeve, welded-in from both
2 tie holes per panel height 270 cm, 1 per height 135 cm
and centred tie hole in top and bottom profile (135 cm)
A push-pull strut can be attached above a panel joint to
stabilize the panels when forming foundations
Panel connection with compact MEVA assembly lock:
one piece, weighs only 2,0 kg
All-plastic facing alkus, no swelling or shrinking
Easy repair of scratches or drill holes etc. on site with the same polypropylene material
Screwable and nailable without chipping off of top layer
The alkus facing lasts as long as the Frame
Three 8-storey residential blocks with 74 apartments being built on the Chelsea Barracks site with MEVA MAC climbing system and AluStar wall formwork.
The unusual conditions made the construction of the new Vispa parking difficult.The formwork itself has to be hand-set, sturdy, easy to handle and quick to set up, space saving and reliable. A combination of MevaDec, AluStar and StarTec panels was chosen.
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.
SI University Campus HE, Delémont, Switzerland
The light-weight AluStar was up with only seven flights.
The tower is being climbed using MEVA‘s automatic hydraulic System MAC. With its completely closed platform it provides a safe working environment even at great heights.
Push-pull props R and bracing brackets SRL are used to align and support wall formwork. Push-pull props SRL have left- and right threaded spindles. The brace bracket 250 consist of a push-pull-prop R 250 (190 - 320 cm) and bracing bracket SRL 120 (90 - 150 cm).
MEVA FormSet anchors for single-sided formwork, stop end rail and stop end bracket for slab edges and cantilevering slabs with safety mesh for slab edge fall protection
Strong multi-purpose, large-format wall formwork up to 3.30 m height. 70 kN/m² fresh concrete pressure. 100 % compatible with hand-set wall formwork AluStar