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prestressed

(ˌpriːˈstrɛst)
adj
(Building) (of steel cables, wires, etc, of a precast concrete part) that has been prestressed
Translations

prestressed

[ˈpriːˈstrest] ADJ prestressed concretehormigón m pretensado

prestressed

adjvorgespannt; prestressed concreteSpannbeton m
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Contract notice: framework agreement on the manufacture and supply of ready-to-install prestressed concrete sleepers
The Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute's revised PCI Design Handbook: Precast and Prestressed Concrete provides easy-to-follow design procedures, numerical examples, and both new and updated design aids using Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete (ACI 318-14) and Commentary (ACI 318R-14); ASCE 7-10 Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures; 2015 International Building Code; and, other current standards.
Prestressed Concrete Girder Topics, course number 13008IE, is the final training in the series.
Segmentally erected prestressed bridges are becoming very popular for moderate spans all over the world (Ketchum, 1986).
Design of Prestressed Concrete to AS3600-2009, 2nd Edition
52) Prestressed section with a L/500 precamber and the self-tensioning system.
0m prestressed concrete strand business from American Spring Wire
12 August 2014 - US steel wire reinforcing products manufacturer Insteel Industries Inc (NASDAQ:IIIN) said that it had entered into an agreement to buy the prestressed concrete strand (PC strand) business of American Spring Wire Corporation for some USD36m (EUR27m).
Prestressed concrete structure can be pretensioned or post-tensioned depending on when the prestressing force is introduced.
Prestressed concrete transmission pole structures; recommended practice for design and installation.
Usage of prestressed cable truss is another method of fixing the problem of increased kinematic displacements under the action of unsymmetrical load (Fig.
QDC continues to experience strong and robust demand for its precast and prestressed concrete products for both commercial and residential construction projects throughout Saudi Arabia and Qatar," says John Dobbs, who was appointed as CEO and general manager of QDC in June.