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Post-tensionning systems

The post-tensionning systems are kits of compatible components which constitute post-tensionning units of various powers.

Post-tensionning systems generally comprise:

  • Prestressing steels such as wires, strands or bars,
  • Anchorages of different types (active anchorages, passive anchorages, fixed or mobile couplers, double anchorages).

The ASQPE certification regulations are drafted under Regulation 305/2011 of 9 March 2011 and ETAG 013.

It defines among others:

  • The process and the management of the certification,
  • The constituent documents of the application dossier,
  • The method of supervision of the certified products and of the renewal of the certificate.