prestressing cable

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In prestressed concrete, a steel element such as a wire, cable, bar, rod, or strand used to impart prestress to the concrete when the element is placed under tension.
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The presence of prestressing cables is not considered in the composite behaviour model itself, but rather during optimization it is taken into account when determining the loading capacity.
60 m long, about 6 tons of prestressing cables and anchors 4 19T15 by trimmer)
Realization of a mapping carbonation of coating thickness, corrosion potential reinforcements or prestressing cables and other