Repair of Wire-Wound Prestressed Concrete Tanks

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Title: Repair of Wire-Wound Prestressed Concrete Tanks

Author(s): Randall W. Poston, Daniel J. McCarthy, and MorrisS Schupack

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 14

Issue: 3

Appears on pages(s): 31-36

Keywords: concrete durability; corrosion; deterioration; honeycomb; freeze thaw durability; prestressed concrete; repairs; shotcrete; tanks (containers); General

Date: 3/1/1992

Abstract:
Based on the inspection of more than 100 tanks and the engineering of repairs of more than 30 tanks, methods for repairing deterioration in the dome, dome ring, and wall of wire-wound prestressed concrete tanks constructed with shotcrete more than 30 years ago are presented.