With cityscapes along Australia’s eastern seaboard crowded with cranes as the boom in smaller apartments persists, there is a quieter revolution occurring in the suburbs as increasing numbers of those downsizing for inner-city lifestyles drive more urgent demand for self-storage.
This trend is proving valuable for suppliers of steel formwork for composite decking due to its ability to more than halve time onsite installing floors compared to concrete slabs using conventional temporary formwork.
Typical of this new trend is a series of new multilevel self-storage facilities underway using BONDEK® profile steel sheeting as permanent formwork for decking., vol. 29, no. 4, Dec 2016.