Post Tensioning, Methods, Advantages

Post-tensioning is a method of reinforcing (strengthening) concrete or other materials with high-strength steel strands or bars, typically referred to as tendons. Post-tensioning applications include:-office and apartment buildings,parking structures,slabs-on-ground,bridges,sports stadiums,rock and soil anchors,water-tanks. In many cases, post tensioning allows construction that would otherwise be impossible due to either site constraints or architectural…continue reading →

15+ Important Points for Grouting of Post Tensioning Tendons – Backfill Grouting

Pre-tensioning and Post-tensioning is one of the widely used methods to enhance the load carrying capacity of the concrete structures like bridges, flyovers, dam spillways etc. After completing the pre-stressing the ducts or sheath pipes in post-tensioning is to be grouted with a suitable mixture with 24 hours after post-tensioning. Grouting…continue reading →