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Pultruded Textile Reinforced Concrete Structural Sections

Abstract Pultrusion manufacturing technique stands at the forefront for efficient production of continuous, uniform concrete composites for use in large scale structural applications. High volume and low labor, among other benefits such as improved impregnation and better sample consistency, stand as some of the crucial advances found in automated pultrusion. These advantages introduce textile reinforced concrete (TRC) composites as a potential surrogate for wood, light gauge steel, and other common structural materials into an ever changing and broadening market of industrial grade structural sections. With the potential modifications of textile geometry, textile type, section geometry, and connection type, the options presented by TRC sections see... (more)
Created Date 2017
Contributor Bauchmoyer, Jacob MacGregor (Author) / Mobasher, Barzin (Advisor) / Rajan, Subramaniam (Committee member) / Neithalath, Narayanan (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Civil engineering / composite / concrete / pultrusion / structural sections / TRC
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 90 pages
Language English
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Note Masters Thesis Civil Engineering 2017
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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