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The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: Use of Post-Tensioning in Columns to Mitigate Earthquake Damage
Author(s): David H. Sanders
Publication: Web Session
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Keywords: bridge columns, reinforced concrete
Abstract:New trends in innovative design and construction of unconventional concrete columns will be presented to promote advancement in this important application. The sessions will include the use of innovative materials, new confinement techniques, and fiber-reinforced concrete. It also includes varying the loading patterns and the geometry of the columns.
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