Formworks for vaults
Vaults are structures in great demand not only for the renovation of old edifi ces but also for the construction of new buildings.
They are an architectural element with a timeless appeal, they satisfy both aesthetic and structural requirements, and can be used in multiple situations, from commercial premises to cellars, to private houses.
Our formworks are of polystyrene foam, cut to size, and coated with different types of materials according to the specific requirements. We can produce cross vaults, barrel vaults, sail vaults, and tent vaults, without shape or size constraints.
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It is formed by crossing two barrel vaults. They can be made with any type of curve, size and even have a rectangular base. This formwork is made in such a. way that it can be removed and reused.
Cross Vault with sails
The cross vault with sails takes on a three-dimensional shape compared to the cross vault while maintaining the diagonals that are not visible in the classic sail vault. It is an intermediate solution between the cross vault and the cloister vault.
It is formed by crossing 2 barrel vaults without outer arches. The curves are tangent to the walls of the room and are designed and adapted to the sizes of the base and the rise.
It is generally semi-cylindrical but can also be made with any other type of curve. In case of a round curve, the inside of the formwork is hollow to enable removal and reuse.