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London's new railway, the Elizabeth line, constructed as part of the Crossrail project, was officially opened in May 2022. One of Europe’s biggest rail infrastructure projects of recent decades, work began on the creation of this new, 118-km-long rail link crossing London from east to west in May 2009. 42 km of new rail tunnels and ten new stations were built for the Elizabeth line. ArcelorMittal steel fibres were used to reinforce the concrete of the tunnel walls.Project news
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TABIX: Undulated steel fibre suitable for jointless industrial floors and structural applications. Available in different dimensions, diameters, and tensile strengths.
HE: Hooked End fibres, the most common fibres used for steel fibre reinforced concrete like shotcrete. Available in different lengths, diameters, and tensile strengths.
FE: A Flattened End straight fibre offers better anchorage in the concrete matrix. Used for shotcrete applications and in precast elements.
HFE: A Hooked Flat End fibre has improved anchorage capacities and is suitable for any type of application.
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