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📣Successful completion of fatigue and tensile test and fatigue and leak test over Tensa 4 strands hanger system for Pensacola Bay Bridge project! 🇺🇸🛣 Tensa has brilliantly completed the testing program for assessment of the 4 strands hanger system for the Pensacola Bay Bridge project in Florida (USA). Fatigue + tensile test and fatigue + leak test in accordance with PTI DC45.1-12 recommendations have been positively completed in the Structural Engineering Laboratory (GIMED) of the Politecnico of Milan (Italy). Tests have been required to assess the performance of the system that will be installed in the Pensacola Bay Bridge project, located in Pensacola, Florida, under the FDOT Authority. Cables for this project are designed to use galvanized, waxed and hdpe coated strand: this will be a new feature for US bridges and has been specifically requested by FDOT. Tensa America will be responsible for the supply and installation of the system in middle 2018.
January 16, 2018see post
Successful completion of fatigue and tensile test over 127 strands Tensa stay cable system 🎯 We have positively completed a fatigue and tensile test according to FIB bulletin 30 Recommendations over a 127TSR stay cable system in the CTL laboratory of Chicago. Such brilliant result extends TENSA range of stay cables tested sizes, reaching the capacity of more than 35 MN. This is a new limit reached that allows use of this system within structures where high capacity is required. More about SC technology: http://www.tensainternational.com/stay-cables
January 10, 2018see post
December 21, 2017see post
New Ross Bypass
December 13, 2017
Few days ago, TENSA International attended the First International Symposium on present and future of Seismic Protection in Perú, organized by the Ministry of Housing, Construction and Healthcare. Our contribution concerned "Eurocode and European Experience in Seismic Protection Systems ". We want to thank all the many visitors for the great interest shown and the Ministry for the kind invitation! For any information regarding the event, please send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
November 07, 2017see post
A combination between architectural aesthetic with engineering function. The New Calatrava Bridge in Cosenza is a masterpiece of engineering. In the back, the impressive pylon (that rises to a height of 87 m) is supported by two 169 strand stay cables, supplied by TENSA.
November 06, 2017see post
Il 28, 29 e 30 Settembre saremo a Venezia in qualità di sponsor del Congresso del Collegio dei Tecnici dell'Acciaio. I nostri ingegneri saranno presenti ai due giorni di congresso sulle costruzioni antisismiche resilienti, espressive e sostenibili, e parteciperanno ai workshop della sessione speciale.
September 11, 2017see post
On the 10th of August 2017, the new cable-stayed bridge has been officially opened in Basra. The new 1,5-kilometres-long bridge crosses Shatt El Arab river in Southern Iraq and consists of a central cable-stayed bridge and two approach viaducts. The centre span reaches 150 meters of height and the two main towers rise 40 meters from the top of the deck, supporting 28 stay cables. TENSA stay cables were installed at the beginning of the launching operations, to permit working in protected conditions. http://www.tensacciai.it/projects/basrah-bridge
September 05, 2017see post
TENSA has positively completed a fatigue and tensile test carried out over a 37 strands stay cable provided with a multi-tube saddle type 37TSS-T. Test has been performed at the Politecnico of Milan, structural laboratory LPM, in full compliance with FIB Bulletin 30 (2005), imposing 2 fatigue million cycles and subsequent tensile resistance test, providing a final results in full compliance with acceptance requirements. This test, extremely complex for the set-up needed and dimensions of the testing apparatus, has been developed through more than 2 months and it is a unique test, having no other similar done in the market. This result has a strategical importance in the development and growth of Tensa stay cable system and it is a logical development of the previous one carried out in 2016 over a 7 strands stay cable. Congratulations to the entire working group of the Technical Department for such brilliant result!
August 14, 2017see post
Sei mai stato in Madagascar? E ' una terra inesplorata con paesaggi mozzafiato! Qui, abbiamo fornito tutto il sistema di sospensione per il nuovo ponte di Kamoro, migliorando notevolmente la capacità del traffico di quello già esistente - la vecchia carreggiata era di circa 4 m. Leggi il nuovo articolo su Strade&Autostrade (per ora, solo in Italiano)
August 11, 2017see post
A great work in a fantastic setting! The 118 mt span bridge is equipped with TENSA stay cables and overhangs a 100 mt deep valley. --- Click here to see more stay-cable bridge projects: https://goo.gl/wNpZC3 video ©studiodemirandaassociati
July 26, 2017see post
Welcome to TENSA new UniBlock Joints! With service movements from 40 to 360mm (±20 to ±180mm), and seismic movement up to 1000mm, our new Uniblock Joints respect the ETAG032 and guarantee a design life of 50 years https://goo.gl/uFhtZR
July 03, 2017see post
Yesterday inaugurated the new "Ennio Flaiano" bridge over the Pescara river! More info about TENSA supply? -> https://goo.gl/92J887
June 16, 2017see post
Gli highlights della tappa di giovedì scorso, con l'intervento di ing. Massa. Un pomeriggio di aggiornamento e formazione, un successo di pubblico ed interesse!
May 12, 2017see post
May 08, 2017see post
***PTI Design Awards 2017*** Manhattan West Platform has been chosen for the Award of Excellence in the Industrial/Special Applications Category! Discover more at: http://www.tensainternational.com/projects/manhattan-west-development-platform
May 03, 2017see post
Giovedì prossimo 4 maggio saremo a Edilportale Tour per presentare la soluzione per la protezione di edifici ad alto valore storico e artistico. Vieni a trovarci!
April 26, 2017see post
Il 4 maggio vieni a trovarci alla tappa di Firenze di Edilportale tour. Con ing. Massa, parleremo di dispositivi antisismici e della protezione di edifici ad alto valore storico ed artistico. Ci trovi presso lo stand Unicmi!
April 21, 2017see post
BRUNEI – Temburong CC2 Package TENSA has been awarded the contract for the supply of the materials for the post-tensioning of the new Cadangan Projek Jambatan Temburong (Temburong Bridge Project) in Brunei, that will connect the relatively isolated district of Temburong with the more developed Brunei-Muara district. The project is being propelled by the Brunei government to grow Brunei Bay into an international logistics port as well as to promote the balanced national development of Brunei. As the biggest bridge construction project in the history of Brunei, it is expected to cost a total of KRW 2 trillion. Temburong Bridge will connect the Muara region and Temburong region, which flank Brunei Bay. The construction duration is 45 months. The main contractor is Daelim and the superstructure are subcontracted to the Korean company Kwansoo.
April 07, 2017see post
IRELAND – N25 New Ross Bypass TENSA has been awarded the contract for the supply and installation of the post-tensioning and cable stays of the Barrow River Crossing in Ireland, a three tower extradosed bridge with its approaches that is part of the construction of the new N25 New Ross Bypass. The landmark River Barrow crossing will connect Pink Point in County Kilkenny and Stokestown in County Wexford. This Extrados type bridge, at 900m, will be the longest bridge in Ireland and the longest bridge of this type in the world. The main contractor is a JV between BAM Civil Ltd and Dragados Ireland Ltd.
April 07, 2017see post