Formwork system

Formwork system 2023-08-21T12:21:47+02:00

Formwork system

Cometal N.V.  is specialized in highly efficient modular wall formwork. In the space of 40 years Cometal evolved from a pioneer to an established force in the field of formwork techniques.

Below you will find an overview of our main formwork system product groups with a description of the usability of these products.

Should you wish to receive further information regarding the choice of formwork, please contact-us!

Alcom formwork system

Aluminium frame with multiply timber board.
Applications: general concreting, pouring of walls, columns, beams, foundations, bases, basements, swimming pools, pits, lift shafts, stairwells…

Bimet formwork system

Steel frame with a 5 mm thick steel plate for exposed, visable, architectural concrete.
Applications: exposed concrete, fair-face concrete, pouring of RDC-concrete, self-levelling concrete, self-sealing concrete, seamless concreting…


Steel supports which absorb the concrete pressure during blind pouring.
Application: for concrete works in which only one side is shuttered, e.g., against an existing wall, sheet pile, secam poles…


Climbing formwork

Used for high walls poured in different stages.
Application: pouring of high walls over different storeys, e.g. apartment buildings, flats, office buildings, lift shafts or stairwells…


Lift slabs

Blinding used in lift shaft and stairwells.
Application: movable blinding for the shuttering of lift shafts or stairwells or any other type of shafts.

Altor slab formwork

Aluminium table formwork for floors and decking.
Applications: supports for the pouring of floors, bridge decks up to a thickness of max. 2 m, beams, terraces, decks, preslabs, wideslab flooring…

Cicom large surface formwork

Galvanized steel frame with multiply timber board.
Applications: large-scale projects with long, repetitive walls in which the use of large-surface panels considerably increases the shuttering yield.

Horad formwork R < 3m

Made-to-radius multiply timber board.
Application: casting of curved walls with a radius of between 1,2m and 3m.

Horad formwork R > 3m

Made-to-radius multiply timber board.
Application: casting of curved walls with a radius exceeding 3m.

Delta formwork

Aluminium frame with multiply board.
Applications: casting of concrete exposed walls in which the ligature holes are spaced at 600 mm intervals to give a uniform effect.

Centre stage

Hoppe Residential Flats in Temse

September 9th, 2019|0 Comments

DCA recently started work on a brand-new housing project in Steendonk, a suburb of Temse and a stone’s throw from the Scheldt. Hoppe Residential Flats is a residential project with 38 flats, each bathed in light with its own spacious terrace. Main contractor DCA called on COMETAL to supply the formwork for the basement section.


Universeel loopplatform

June 21st, 2012|0 Comments

Het universeel loopplatform is een veiligheidsvoorziening die bestaat uit een beveiligde toegang en beveiligde werkconsole om bekistingswerken op hoogte uit te voeren.