EPS form liners are used in bridge construction to create the curved surfaces on vertical bridge supports and the tapers on the horizontal supports. They are used to form large arches in concrete wall construction. Universal’s patented attaching system makes it easy to attached our form liners to any conventional straight forms.
Structural Form Liners
Expanded Polystyrene Block-Outs Archway / Arches
Expanded Polystyrene block-outs, sandwiched between two straight concrete forms, are the easiest, most cost-effective way to create any unique shape in a concrete wall
Geofoam Used for Bridge Construction
An EPS39 Geofoam form liner 40′ Long x 5′ Wide x 3′-5 3/16″ high along with two triangular form liners 24-1/16″ x 60″ x 84″ of the same material were used to form up the curved and tapered underside of this concrete bridge support
How Do You Form Complex Concrete Shapes Economically?
The construction of the elevated Dulles Airport access road called for a complex shaped bridge support structure that could not be economically formed with wood or steel so the contractor turned to Universal Foam Products to produce the shape using our light weight EPS Form Liners