Kits for prestressing load-bearing structures
MFPA Leipzig GmbH is recognised and accredited in Germany as a testing body for kits for prestressing load-bearing structures in accordance with ETAG 013. Working Group 2.1 performs tests to determine the mechanical properties.
Mechanical tests in accordance with ETAG 013
- Investigating resistance to static load
- Investigating resistance to dynamic load (resistance to fatigue in mechanical tie bars and shear connectors)
- Investigating transfer of load to the structure (mechanical tie bars, shear connectors)