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Composites

A joint success in bridge repair

The system works by wrapping a composite jacket around a damaged pier or column.

13th July 2017

Innovation in Textiles
 |  Darling Heights

Construction

The system works by wrapping a composite jacket around a damaged pier or column, and placing the joint key vertically along the seam to lock it and produce a cylindrical confinement. The simple assembly process can be carried out both above and underwater.

 

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