jacking force

jacking force

The force exerted temporarily by the device which introduces tension in tendons in prestressed concrete.
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At 8,000 psi, the jacking system offers 400 tons of jacking force and 30 percent more pressure for the IJSs.
This means that you will use smaller cranes and lifting machines, and you will use less jacking force.
The main advantages of this PSC girder is an ease of factory-manufacture and fabrication resulting into rapid construction, flexible choice of girder depth by adjusting initial jacking force aside from other advantages and disadvantages.
Mammoet will supply 15,000 tonnes of jacking force for the installation of a 50-metre long tunnel.
Then, jacking force is applied to the thrust pipe, advancing it forward and causing it to join with the first section.
While the first launch was for a weight of 660t with a jacking force of 107t, the final launch was 31,400t with a jacking force of 2,600t.
The Akkerman 240A single-stroke jacking frame can be accommodated in shafts 8 to 12 feet wide, and is capable of producing 100 tons of jacking force, 50 tons of pullback and 10,000 foot pounds of rotary torque.
Using the Herrenknecht AVN 600 with a new lubrication system, we went 750 feet with very minimal jacking force.
Intermediate jacking stations were built for the three drives longer than 250 feet to provide an additional 630 tons of jacking force, if needed.
An interjack station was installed 60 feet behind the MTBM, and was capable of providing a jacking force of 500 tons.
For microtunneling, the engineer must consider jacking force and pit size.
The pilot tube line offers jacking forces ranging from 35,070.