REPORT ON PRESTRESSING STEEL: 4. PRINCIPLES OF QUALITY ASSURANCE WITH RESPECT TO PRESTRESSING STEELS

The background of the paper is the European way of thinking and practice, both with regard to design, philosophy and the inspection of materials. Its aim is to provide a "state of the art" report on the following aspects: aims of design, limit states, actions, materials, characteristic values, design values and safety factors, specifications and standards, principles of certification, international certification, inspection of a production, manufacturer's inspection, reliability and validity, presentation of inspection results, statistical interpretations of data, verification of a testing procedure, inspection of long term behaviour, inspection of material not covered by A certification scheme. (TRRL)

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Cement and Concrete Association

    Wexham Spring
    Slough SL3 6PL, Buckinghamshire,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1979-7

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 36 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00324381
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • ISBN: 0 7210 11438
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FIP/5/6 Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 28 1981 12:00AM