rebar


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rebar

[′rē‚bär]
(civil engineering)
A steel bar or rod used to reinforce concrete.

rebar

A steel bar having ribs or slightly projecting patterns on its surface to provide a greater bond with concrete when used in reinforced concrete.
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The company said the Florida rebar micro mill is expected to employ approximately 250 people and pay an average annual salary of USD66,000.
Around 50 percent of all rebar employed in the Philippines are produced by SteelAsia, as the company supplies over 80 percent of the country's demand for rebar used in land, air, sea, electricity and communication infrastructure.
Rebar (short for reinforcing bar) is collectively known as reinforcing steel and reinforcement steel, it is a steel bar or mesh of steel wires used as a tension device in reinforced concrete and reinforced masonry structures to strengthen and hold the concrete in compression.
While the consumer ought to consider locally manufactured rebar over its imported counterpart owing to safety and quality issues, the choice between these two is also a matter of national importance.
Molecular Rebar are discreet, open ended, highly functionalised CNTs that are free from catalysts and waste matter and are demonstrated to advance the science and applications for nanomaterials, it added.
There are requests from investors to expand and establish projects for the production of rebar and the market needs this production," said Jaber.
Since rebar has a local alternative, banks refrain from financing imports, but leave it up to importers to obtain foreign money their own way, of course from the black market" el-Dhao said, expecting the dollar to rise higher over the coming period.
According to statistics released by Emirates Steel, consumption of rebar in the UAE in 2012 reached 160,000 tonnes per month.
We want to make sure that we provide the market with its requirements of steel rebar in all sizes to cover the needs of our customers and to bridge the gap in the market.
Al Romaithi expected Emirates Steel to grab the largest share in the 40mm bracket of the rebar market against Turkish domination.
Corrosion both weakens and expands rebar within the concrete.
This product for rebar is a single compression polymer clamp that is designed to hold perpendicular and parallel rebar in place within a rebar grid of which concrete is sequentially poured.