Term of the Road Dictionary

tendon

  • Language : PIARC Road Dictionary / English
  • Theme : Structures Other Structures and General Items
  • Definition : Prestressing steel (in pretensioned applications) or complete assembly consisting of anchorages, prestressing steel, and sheathing with coating (for unbonded applications) or ducts with grout (for bonded applications).
  • Synonyms : prestressing tendon

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