Tag Archive: post-tensioned concrete

What is Post-tensioning?

Post-tensioning

The engineering-best friend of developers, architects, engineers and contractors – post-tensioning enables the construction and refurbishment of concrete structures; improving structural performance while also reducing construction time, costs, materials and environmental impact. But what is post-tensioning? Post-tensioning is a method…
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Slabstress – Liverpool Central Library

Liverpool Central Library – Post-tensioned Concrete Floor Architect Austin-Smith:Lord LLP Structural Engineer RoC Consulting Main Contractor Sheperd Construction Frame Contractor Heyrod Construction Works Completed September 2012 PDF Download Liverpool Central Library was Britain’s first purpose built public lending library when it…
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Slabstress – Battersea Place, Luxury Retirement Apartments

Building Strengthening – Slabstress Client Life Care Residences Limited Engineer Pell Frischman Principal Contractor Vinci Construction Post-tensioning Contractor Freyssinet Ltd Works Completed December 2014 PDF Download Battersea Place is London’s first luxury retirement village. Located on Albert Bridge Road and overlooking…
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Slabstress – Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Baggage Facility

New structure strengthening Client Gatwick Airport Engineer (Structures) Bryden Wood Principal Contractor Vinci Construction Post-tensioning Contractor Freyssinet Ltd Works Completed September 2014 PDF Download The £184M scheme to replace Gatwick Airport’s pier 1 required demolition of the old pier and construction…
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Slabstress – The Library of Birmingham

Bimingham Library Construction

The Library of Birmingham Construction Client Birmingham City Council Principal Contractor Carillion Structural Engineer Matthew Consultants Frame Contractor A J Morrisroe Post-tensioning Contractor Freyssinet Ltd Works Completed July 2011 PDF Download Construction of the new The Library of Birmingham was originally conceived as…
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