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A commercial concrete contractor and an unbonded post-tensioning installer called me looking for ideas to speed up the construction schedule of a multi-story apartment building. The schedule had lost (too many) days due to the unseasonable winter weather in the … Continue reading
This short video shows field-seating a fixed-end anchor onto an unbonded post-tensioning tendon with a hydraulic jack. Related Articles: http://www.amsyscoinc.com/2010/07/01/field-seating-fixed-end-anchor/ ____________________________________________ Copyright © 2012 by AMSYSCO, Inc. All rights reserved.
Occasionally, an ironworker will need to “field-seat” a fixed-end anchor to an unbonded post-tensioning tendon. This may be required for the following reasons: Lack of stressing access on one side of a double-end stressed tendon. Incorrect tendon configuration at elevation … Continue reading