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Connecting steel to concrete with epoxy / polymer adhesive

Connecting steel to concrete with epoxy / polymer adhesive

Connecting steel to concrete with epoxy / polymer adhesive

I am interested in learning about specific cases of using epoxy or polymer adhesive to connect steel plates to concrete beams........as reinforcement.........particularly seeking information on shear, modulus of elasticity and creep potential........

RE: Connecting steel to concrete with epoxy / polymer adhesive

this very interesting subject. Ofcouse alots of parameters exits and can define.You can get information particularly from www.pieri.com
if you mentioned my name "murat erbas" they will help you very closely.Consult mr.chistian Prost from PIERI.

RE: Connecting steel to concrete with epoxy / polymer adhesive


The following references may be of interest in respect of using either steel or FRP plates to reinforce or rehabilitate concrete beams

Brittle failure in FRP plate and sheet bonded beams.(1997) ACI Structural Joornal 94(4):363-371

Failure behavior of precracked concrete beams retrofitted with FRP. (1998) ASCE Journal of Composites in Construction 2(3):138-143

Flexural strengthening of concrete beams using externally bonded composite materials.(1994) Construction and Building Materials 8(3):191-201

Debonding of Steel plate-strengthenend concrete beams.(1990)
ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering 116(2):356-371

Strengthening of beams by plate bonding technique.(1997)
ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering 9(4): 206-216

Repair and strengthening of bridges by means of bonded plates.(1986) Adhesion Between Polymers and Concrete pages 601-621

Guidelines Toward the Design of Reinforced Concrete Beams and External Plates.(1994) ACI Structural Journal 91(6):639-646


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