Technical Articles

Creative Pultrusions, Inc. has published these technical articles:

(Structural Framing Products)
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In 2007, the National Electric Safety Code (NESC) Standards Committee adopted composite poles, crossarms and braces into the code. This action was a significant step in terms of mandating that the... (View Full Article)
(Fastening and Joining)
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This paper aims to demonstrate the influence of various pin hole details and pin types to the ultimate and 4% hole elongation bearing strength values. This paper will demonstrate that the ASTM D 953... (View Full Article)
(Structural Framing Products)
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Comparison and Validation of Load & Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) and Finite Element Analysis (FEA) of Non-Conforming Profiles.... (View Full Article)
(Structural Framing Products)
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Two highway bridges were constructed with a modular fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) composite deck in West Virginia. Laurel Lick Bridge was built as an all-composite short-span structure. Wickwire Run... (View Full Article)
(Structural Framing Products)
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Load cycling fatigue and strength evaluations for modular fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) composite decks are presented. The FRP composite deck is made of pultruded components that are bonded and... (View Full Article)
(Structural Framing Products)
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This paper discusses the visual and structural quality assurance and quality control programs utilized by an FRP manufacturer and their customer for custom designed FRP structural members.... (View Full Article)
(Structural Framing Products)
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This paper presents an experimental investigation on the behavior of FRP composite columns fabricated from a pultrusion process.... (View Full Article)
(Structural Framing Products)
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Fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) composite materials were used to develop a modular bridge deck that has high strength and stiffness to weight ratios, that is non-corrosive, and that has good fatigue... (View Full Article)
(Extrusion and Pultrusion Services)
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Polyurethane resin technology for pultrusion was first introduced in the late 1990's as an option that promoted elimination of continuous strand mat due to the exceptional strength and toughness of... (View Full Article)
(Structural Framing Products)
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Fiber-reinforced plastic (FRP) shapes (beams and columns) have shown to provide efficient and economical applications in civil engineering structures. However, there are no simplified engineering... (View Full Article)
(Structural Framing Products)
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Fiber-reinforced plastic (FRP) shapes (beams and columns) have shown to provide efficient and economical applications in civil engineering structures. This paper presents simplified step-by-step... (View Full Article)
(Structural Framing Products)
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The research work presented in this report represents an experimental investigation on the behavior of pultruded glass-fiber reinforced polymer composite columns produced by Creative Pultrusions to be... (View Full Article)