Science – Future of Lithuania / Mokslas – Lietuvos Ateitis, Vol 5, No 5 (2013)

The Influence of the Prestress of Reinforced Steel on the Behaviour of the Flexural Elements of Reinforced Concrete

Aidas Jokūbaitis (Vilniaus Gedimino technikos universitetas, Lithuania)


This article briefly discusses the essence of prestressed concrete,its advantages and disadvantages. The analysis of prestress lossesis done according to different standards. The paper explainspretensioning force and selection of its eccentricity as well asanalyzes the influence of beam cracking according to limitationson concrete tensile and compressive stresses.

Article in: Lithuanian

Article published: 2013-12-19

Keyword(s): rational position of reinforcement, prestressed concrete, prestressing force, loss of prestress.

DOI: 10.3846/mla.2013.74

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Science – Future of Lithuania / Mokslas – Lietuvos Ateitis ISSN 2029-2341, eISSN 2029-2252
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