Anchorage System for Prestressing Non-metallic Tendons
The anchorage system has been the biggest challenge for each structural system that involves the use of fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) tendons. There are many successful designs and systems that been proposed by other teams to anchor and tension these tendons. However, current alternatives are either expensive or hard to fabricate.
Inventor(s): Hani Nassif, Adi Abu-Obeidah
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Physical Sciences & Engineering