BS EN 13391:2004 - Mechanical tests for post-tensioning systems

BS EN 13391:2004

Mechanical tests for post-tensioning systems

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : October 2004



This European Standard specifies the test procedures for the anchorages and couplings of post-tensioning systems. This standard is to be used in conjunction with the relevant European Standards ENV 1992-1-1 and ENV 1992-2 and others for pertaining to prestressed concrete structures. The test results should be used for the acquisition of the Technical Approval of the specified post-tensioning system. For unbonded tendons additional tests and requirements are needed and these are not covered in the present scope of this standard.

Standard NumberBS EN 13391:2004
TitleMechanical tests for post-tensioning systems
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date19 October 2004
Confirm Date05 December 2017
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)ENV 1992-1-1, ENV 1992-2, ETAG 013
ReplacesBS 4447:1973
International RelationshipsEN 13391:2004
Draft Superseded By98/110243 DC
DescriptorsMechanical testing, Dynamic testing, Anchorages, Prestressed concrete, Tensile testing, Reinforced concrete, Compression testing, Performance testing, Strength of materials, Post-tensioned prestressed concrete, Structural members
Title in FrenchEssais mecaniques concernant les procedes de precontrainte par post-tension
Title in GermanMechanische Pruefungen fuer Spannverfahren it nachtraeglichem Verbund
ISBN0 580 44624 7
File Size586 KB

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