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Why Your Post Tension Tendons Need to Be Properly Stressed

There exists two ways to pre-stress the concrete in your building project: pretension and post tension. Pretension happens at the precast facility, where the tendon assembly is placed into the concrete form and stressed at the factory to engineered specifications. In the latter, you set the ducts, anchors and strands — together making up the […]

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7 Ways Post Tensioned Concrete Saves Money on High Rise Builds

According to the ENR Mountain States 2017 Regional Forecast, it has been a busy few years for the Colorado construction industry. By the end of November 2016, $16.6 billion new construction starts had been recorded. The boom doesn’t seem to be ending anytime soon with future predictions being on track to meet or beat those numbers. […]

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6 Post Tensioning Advantages for Your Colorado Construction Project

When looking to obtain the biggest bang for your concrete buck, you can’t go wrong with post tension technology. From a simple slab on ground project to the construction of a complex system of freeway interchanges, post tensioning your concrete elements can provide superior strength with less material. […]

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