Construction Methods And Equipment
37,000 Sq. Ft. Symons steel-ply forms used on air force academy. Long construction Company used 37,000 square feet of Steel-Ply forms on the Air Force Academy. The low bid was based on the rapid reuse of the forms. The forming involved some 10,000 lineal feet of retaining wall containing 24,000 cubic yards of concrete. The walls were battered and varied in height up to 32'. Approximately 600,000 square feet of forming went into the total job.