Established in 1830, Thomas Armstrong has over 180 years of expertise and growth in construction services and the manufacture of quality building products. Products include aggregates concrete...
Article - 10 May 2004
The Building Research Establishment has published a report commissioned by the British Cement Association and the Concrete Centre which reviews the changes in the fire design of concrete structures...
Article - 27 Feb 2004
In steel-concrete composite beams, the lower flange is of prestressed concrete, and enhanced loadbearing capacity compared with conventional beams is obtained by the use of head-shear-connectors...
Article - 23 Jan 2004
The UK Concrete Standard BS 5328 was withdrawn in December 2003.This guide, published by Tarmac, gives a very useful assessment of the impact of the changes to the previous Standard which is being...
Article - 16 Apr 2004
The behaviour of prestressed concrete beams with unbonded tendons when overloaded is significantly different from that of prestressed concrete beams with bonded tendons, and this must be considered...
News - 2 Dec 2014
Ossen Innovation Co., Ltd. ("Ossen" or the "Company"), a China-based manufacturer of an array of plain surface, rare earth and zinc coated pre-stressed steel materials, today...
News - 27 Oct 2014
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Prestressed Concrete Strand (PC Strand) Industry Report 2014" report to their offering.
The Global and Chinese...
News - 12 Aug 2014
Insteel Industries, Inc. today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Insteel Wire Products Company (together referred to as "Insteel" in this press release) has entered into an Asset...
News - 23 Apr 2010
COST Action 534 New Materials, Systems, Methods and Concepts for Prestressed concrete Structures was a collaborative research effort bundling about 70 individual research projects in 25 countries,...
Article - 4 Dec 2003
British Standard - BSI Summary and Reference.