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Title: Prestressed Carbon Strands Utilized in Repair of Football Stadium Ramp
Author(s): C.R. Alburn and C.W. Dolan
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 95-104
Keywords: CFRP; concrete; construction; prestressed; tendons
Abstract:Prestressed concrete planks using CFRP tendons were used to replace badly deteriorated hollow core planks for the access ramp to the University of Wyoming football stadium. The test program for the planks is described followed by the issues associated with the construction and installation of the replacement planks. The planks have been in service for five years and no signs of deterioration have been observed.
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