Title: Industrial Research on Connections for Precast and In-Situ Concrete
Author(s): Peter Courtois
Publication: Symposium Paper
Appears on pages(s): 123-138
Keywords: anchors; bolts; bonding strength; compressive strengh; concretes; connections; embedment; failures; fasteners; formwork (construction); inserts; loads (forces); precast concrete; pullout tests; research; shear strength; tensile strength
Based on the results of an instensive research program using a variety of anchors and inserts, the development of a general theory regarding the mode of insert failure is described.