Added to basket

Back to Previous

Post-tensioned slabs in high rise buildings: construction aspects


Nadarajah Surendran describes construction aspects in post-tensioned slabs in high rise buildings.

Using real-life project examples, topics covered include:

  • Key stages in tendon installation
  • Key stages in tendon stressing
  • Key stages in grouting and testing
     

This evening event was organised by the UK Group of fib (The International Federation for Structural Concrete).

Speaker

Nadarajah Surendran MIstructE is Technical Director of Praeter Engineering Limited. The company is specialised in PT design, detailing and construction. He has been involved in PT industry for the last two decades with experiences in Asia, Australia and the UK. He is a past chairman of Post-Tensioning Association (PTA) and the current deputy chairman of fibUK.

Additional information

Format:
Video
Video Length:
00:35:50
Publisher:
IStructE

Tags

Concrete Training Multi-storey - tall structure Video

Related Resources & Events

An image of the Bella Sky Hotel

Taking precast concrete to the limit

Kaare K.B Dahl discusses the Bella Sky Hotel in Denmark, an elegant landmark building that exceeds the limits of how far a structure should lean.

Date - 19 July 2019
Author - Kaare K.B Dahl
Price - Free
An image of a timber frame tower

Fire safety design: we need to talk about timber

Angus Law explores fire safety design of CLT (cross-laminated timber) construction and the professional obligations of engineers working on such projects.

Date - 19 July 2019
Author - Angus Law
Price - Free
What's happening with precast segmental bridges?

What's happening with precast segmental bridges?

An overview and update from fibUK.

Date - 31 May 2018
Price - Free