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Well, in the interest of fairness, here is my contact number at SCI -
Structural Composites, Inc. 650-357-1653, Fax 530-481-6749, e-mail :
strucomp(--nospam--at)hotmail.com or  jkorff(--nospam--at)deneef.com
SCI is a De Neef Construction Chemicals company.

We have also added to our line of products the NCK - formerly Tonen - Forca
Tow Sheet (FTS), the uni-directional CFRP sheet that was previously marketed
by Masterbuilders, Inc. as the M-Brace system.

Our other products are manufactured by S&P in Switzerland and ISOSPORT,
Austria under ISO 9001 control. Those products have been used extensively in
Europe, South America and Asia, and are manufactured and installed in
accordance with the forthcoming ACI 440 Guidelines, now in final draft
format.

Call or e-mail for a full set of data sheets and other info.

Primers, adhesives and urethanes can be found at www.deneef.com along with
other construction chemical products..

Jim Korff, PE

----- Original Message -----
From: "BILL PULYER" <WPULYER(--nospam--at)steelfab-inc.com>
To: <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
Sent: Tuesday, June 27, 2000 12:13 PM
Subject: RE: cored concrete beams


> Tony,
>
> I agree with Paul.  With my limited knowledge of your particular
> application, I think that carbon fiber reinforced polymers might be worth
> considering for your repair.  I have just finished using this material for
> reinforcement of an existing concrete slab and beam floor to accomodate
> additional live loading.  It was quick and easy to install and was very
> non-invasive when compared to adding steel beam reinforcing.
>
> For more help, contact Karl Gillette (karl(--nospam--at)edgest.com) at Edge Structural
> Composites at 501-233-8654.  You can also get more info from their website
> at www.edgest.com.
>
> William Pulyer PE
> Charlotte, NC
>
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Paul Feather [SMTP:pfeather(--nospam--at)san.rr.com]
> > Sent: Tuesday, June 27, 2000 2:45 PM
> > To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> > Subject: Re: cored concrete beams
> >
> > Tony,
> >
> > Look at Sika Carbodur Carbon strips by Sika Corp.  They are carbon fiber
> > bar
> > strips applied with adhesive to the underside of the beam.  Fire tested,
> > easy to install, and the equivalent of three #10 bars would be easy.
They
> > have been used on a few buildings, several bridges, and the Navy pier in
> > San
> > Diego area.  Fairly impressive technology.
> >
> > Paul Feather
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: Tony Diaz <ad(--nospam--at)freese.com>
> > To: <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
> > Sent: Tuesday, June 27, 2000 10:39 AM
> > Subject: Re: cored concrete beams
> >
> >
> > > Hello, Teresa.  Yes, it is in a treatment plant but indoors, not
> > > anywhere where corrosion could be a problem. It presently has a
> > > steel framed roof system. I considered fiber-wrap but would like to
> > > disturb the beams as little as possible. Figured that the beams
> > > could be propped up while rehab was going on. Thanks.
> > >
> > > Tony
> > >
> > >
> >
> >
>
>