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Use of Polymer Composite in Bridge Rehabilitation


Ronak Parmar, Darshak Rabara, Priyanka Rana, Urja Machhi, Urvee Panchal, Maulik Kansagra
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The need for innovative construction techniques and sustainable construction materials has completely reshaped the construction industry. Following the need for high-performance and environmentally-protected construction materials, FRP composites have gained gradual but wide acceptance from civil engineers around the world. Properties like high tensile strength, ease of installation, low maintenance cost, and resistance against harsh environmental conditions give FRP composites a clear advantage over traditional construction materials. The application of fiber reinforced polymer in civil construction ranges from rehabilitation of existing reinforced concrete (RC) to building new projects.

Ronak Parmar, Darshak Rabara, Priyanka Rana, Urja Machhi, Urvee Panchal, Maulik Kansagra

High Tensile Strength, Weight Ratio, Beam Strengthening, fiber reinforcement.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 4 | Issue 5 | March-April - 2018
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2018-04-10 2395-1990 2394-4099
Page(s) Manuscript Number   Publisher
131-136 CE023   Technoscience Academy

Cite This Article

Ronak Parmar, Darshak Rabara, Priyanka Rana, Urja Machhi, Urvee Panchal, Maulik Kansagra, "Use of Polymer Composite in Bridge Rehabilitation", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 4, Issue 5, pp.131-136, March-April-2018.
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