pretensioned concrete


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pretensioned concrete

Concrete which has been subjected to pretensioning.
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This is also the first bridge project to use 15.24-millimeter- (0.6-inch-) diameter, prestressed strands in a pretensioned concrete application and on a 50-millimeter grid spacing.
They are also the first in the United States to use 15.24-millimeter-(0.6-inch-) diameter, prestressed strands in a pretensioned concrete application and on a 50-mm (1.97-in) grid spacing.
The Louetta Road Overpass structures, which were let to contract in February 1994, are simple-span, pretensioned concrete beams with composite precast/ cast-in-place concrete decks using construction materials that incorporate the latest technology All components of these structures are being built with high-strength concrete.