14 - 22 Cobb Street

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Project Overview

Midwest Formwork was awarded the RC Frame Contract for a new Commercial/Residential Development located at Cobb Street in Central London near Liverpool Street Train Station. The Principal Contractor for this Project is Thomas Sinden Construction Ltd.

The RC Frame consists of 3 Suspended slabs, each approximately 250m2 in size. The Suspended slabs were constructed using Doka's Dokaflex 1-2-4 Timber Beam Floor Formwork System. RC Columns, Shear Walls, Lift Walls and Staircore walls were constructed using traditional Doka Pan Shuttering systems.

Approximately 60 tonnes of rebar was fixed for the RC Frame. Other items include the fitting of anchor and holding down systems for Steel Frame integration and Cladding connections, and the protection and integration of existing neighbouring structures.

Construction of the Frame commenced in mid July 2011 and was completed by mid October 2011.

Main Contractor

Thomas Sinden Construction Ltd

Contract Value


Time Scale

14 Weeks


Goddard Manton


Howard Cavanna Consulting Engineers

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