Tips for Post-Tensioning

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Title: Tips for Post-Tensioning

Author(s): Daniel W. Falconer

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 10

Issue: 2

Appears on pages(s): 36-39

Keywords: concrete durability; detailing; economics; parking facilities; post-tensioning; structural design; unbonded prestressing; Construction

Date: 2/1/1988

Abstract:
A successful post-tensioned parking garage is obtained largely through well-conceived details. An overall understanding of how post-tensioning acts on the structure will result in a durable and economical structure with very few problems.