Accession Number:

AD0752325

Title:

Durability and Behavior of Pretensioned-Prestressed Concrete Beams

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

54.0

Abstract:

The study was conducted to obtain information on the factors affecting the durability of pretensioned-prestressed concrete beams these factors include creep in the steel, creep in the concrete, resulting relaxation of the prestressing force, and corrosion resistance of the prestressing elements.

Subject Categories:

  • Construction Equipment, Materials and Supplies
  • Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE