GFRP Rebar For Bridge Construction

Bridge Construction is a process of making, designing, and maintaining buildings. Bridges are a structure built on various obstacles such as water, valley, roads to provide a passage for people. 

Bridge construction is basically divides into two parts first one is to design and plan for Bridge construction and the other one is a implementation of Bridges construction.  For Designing, where engineers and architectures work together to create a plan. This phase includes determining the appropriate type of bridge, selecting material and cost of bridge construction. Many materials are available like TMT, Steel reinforcement bars, RCC, and GFRP Rebar.

gfrp for Bridge Construction

After designing phase the construction phase begins. This phase involves with cleaning the sites, preparing the foundation and bridge construction itself. The construction process depends on type of bridge and the construction materials. Truss bridge construction includes assembling prefabricated sections on site. The suspension bridge construction includes the two towers on either side building of towers. After the construction phase complete the bridge is open to use for people and vehicles.  

Bridge construction is a detailed, complex and challenging task to complete. It requires the the expertise of engineers, architects, and construction professionals. 

Need Of Bridge Construction

  • Connecting communities: Bridge construction is a necessary for communities, It provides a way to pass certain obstacles like water, valley or roads.
  • Improving transportation: Bridges can reduce travel time by providing a direct route over obstacles for transportation.
  • Economic development: Bridge construction supports the economic development by providing a access to new market and resources. Bridge also connect two different regions.
  • Safety: Bridge provide a safe and reliable way of transportation for vehicles.   

GFRP Rebar

GFRP (Glass Fiber Reinforced Polymer) rebar is one of the best materials. GFRP Rebar is becoming increasingly popular in the construction industry, particularly in bridge construction. It is also an alternative of steel reinforcement bars for bridge construction.

GFRP Rebar is a light weight and one of the strongest materials. GFRP Rebar is much lighter than steel rebar so it makes easier for transportation during construction. Overall GFRP Rebar is a excellent choice for bridges construction.  

Advantages Of GFRP Rebar For Bridge Construction

  • Corrosion resistant: GFRP Rebar is a corrosion resistant material and it is a excellent choice for swimming pool construction. It is the best alternative of steel rebar. Steel rebar are prone to rust and decay which can damage the Bridge construction.
  • Lighter: GFRP Rebar is a much lighter material than steel bars. It is also easy to install, It makes the construction process faster and more efficient.
  • Stronger: GFRP Rebar is two times stronger than steel bars. It increase 
  • Cost-effective: The cost of GFRP Rebar is low than steel bars. The construction and maintenance cost is low than steel bars. 
  • Durable: GFRP Rebar is highly durable and does not degrade in the presence of chemicals. It is the best choice for indoor and outdoor construction.
  • Easy to fabricate: GFRP Rebar can be cut and bent to specific requirements, which makes it easy to install.

GFRP Rebar Applications

FAQs

GFRP Rebar is a light weight, corrosion resistant and has a high strength material than steel rebar. It also reduces the weight of bridge construction and increases the life span of bridge construction. 

GFRP Rebar has high tensile strength than steel rebar.

Testimonials

  • We chose MRG GFRP REBARS for Residential bungalows. It’s usage proved to be beneficial for us as the installation took notably less time compared to other previously used materials. Also, it proved to be a cost-effective alternative for us.

    - Haresh Patel
    - Human life space, Sanskruti
  • We used MRG GFRP REBARS for building water tanks. These rebars have many benefits, but the ease of transport and customisable lengths were what caught our attention.

    - Siddik Kathiwala
    - OK Traders
  • Mrg rebars have made our construction easier therefore we decided to become their authorised distributors. As a result, we have supplied mrg rebars to many companies for their RCC roads, Industrial flooring, boundary walls, non structural walls, pcc and other applications.

    - Ingawale patil
    - IPCC Infra Pvt. Ltd. (authorized dealer)
  • As a result of our satisfied experience with MRG GFRP REBARS, we became Authorized Dealers. Since becoming Authorised Dealers, we have sent out rebars for RCC roads, industrial flooring, boundary walls, non structural walls, pcc, ect.

    - Piyush sheta, Chirag sheta
    - Sheta marble house (authorized dealer)
  • We have used MRG GFRP REBARS for industrial flooring. It’s quality serves better compared to materials previously utilised by us, and it is also much more cost-effective.

    - Harshad Patel
    - Nij Buildcon (Owner)