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1. A rod or bar used for reinforcement in concrete or asphalt pourings.
2. A group of such rods forming a grid.

[re(inforcing) bar.]


a rod that provides reinforcement in concrete structures


or re-bar


a steel bar or rod used to reinforce concrete.
[1960–65, Amer.; re(inforcing)bar]
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Steel products company Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) stated on Tuesday that it plans to construct a USD240m rebar micro mill in Frostproof, Florida, Polk County.
SteelAsia's steel mills are also disperesed across Luzon, the Visayas and Mindanao, making transport of rebar to various parts of the country more efficient.
CMC announced the Oklahoma and Arizona mill investments in January and November 2017, positioning the company as the first domestic operator to fabricate spooled rebar.
South Rouhina Steel Complex sent 500 tons of rebar worth $250,000 to Iraq, Iranian Commercial Attach in Baghdad Nasser Behzad said on Wednesday.
The first sign of quality is the logo stamped on each rebar.
Molecular Rebar Design boasts research laboratories and a market development plant dedicated to the development and commercialisation of individual clean carbon nanotubes trademarked as Molecular Rebar.
Removing it would enable the IDA to approve demands of investors to directly expand rebar rolling mills without approval from the Supreme Council of Energy (SCE).
There is an urgent need to promote the emblem "made in Egypt," encouraging the Egyptian people to buy national products since they are of good quality and suitable prices, Wafiq el-Dhao, owner of a rebar plant, said.
Emirates Steel's product range includes rebar and rebar in coil, wire rod and hot rolled structural steel sections which include beams, columns, channels, angles and sheet piles, direct reduced iron and steel billets.
According to statistics released by Emirates Steel, consumption of rebar in the UAE reached 160,000 metric tons per month in 2012, two percent of which only was accounted for by 40mm rebar.
According to the statistics released by Emirates Steel, consumption of rebar in the UAE in 2012 reached 160,000 metric tonnes per month.
Three professional grade cordless tiers provide a well-rounded solution for most rebar tying applications.