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Evaluation of High Density Polyethylene Ducts of the Sunshine Skyway Bridge (Aug 12, 2004)(2.0mb)
Test and Assessment of NDT Methods for Post-Tensioning Systems in Segmental Balanced Cantilever Concrete Bridge Report (Feb 15, 2003)(20mb)
Mid-Bay Bridge Post-Tensioning Evaluation Final Report w/ Appendices (Oct 10, 2001)(97mb)
The information contained in Volumes 1 through 10, includes research, development, and opinions for improving the durability of post-tensioned tendons. This information is being used by the Department to modify current specifications, policies, and procedures for post-tensioned bridges.
The following manuals have been re-organized and superseded by the above manuals.
Volume 2 of 5: Design & Detailing of Post-Tensioning in Florida Bridges
(Feb 18, 2002)(4.1mb)
Volume 3 of 5: Construction Inspection of Florida Post-Tensioned Bridges
(Feb 21, 2002)(3.5mb)
Volume 4 of 5: Condition Inspection & Maintenance of Florida PT. Bridges
(Mar 22, 2002)(6.8mb)
Post-Tensioning Grout Bleed, Duct, & Anchorage Protection Test (Final Report)
Post-Tensioning Grout Bleed, Duct, & Anchorage Protection Test (Draft)
(February 20, 2002)(214kb)
Galvanic Testing of Stressed Strands Inside Carbon Steel Pipe: Final Report
(Jan 3, 2002) (337kb)
Structures Research Lab Report on Corroded Strand Strength (575kb)
Structures Design Office Paper on Debonded PT Cable Detensioning (354kb)
Post Tensioned Bridge Walk Through Inspections (86kb)
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