Florida Seawall

By: Premier Construction Products Group Views: 782Downloads: 1
Author: PREVent-C AdmixtureCatalogue/Brochure
The Intracoastal Way runs along the East Coast that helps shipping traffic in and out of the United States. In 2014, a seawall in Naples, Florida was due for reconstruction after years of salt water damage. Repair costs continued to increase with extensive cracking in the concrete and severe corrosion of the steel which caused spalling. The owner of the project was considering multiple options for a replacement wall. He wanted to ensure that the new structure would be able to withstand the salt water. The seawall needed to obtain a component that would create less cracks so the salt water would not come in contact with the concrete causing it to crack. The owner was confident that PREVent-C would give the structure a long life-cycle. After 3 months, there was no evidence of shrinkage cracks in the precast wall panels.
Seawall concrete shrinkage cracking prevent cracks water pier cap


Related Resources

Concrete Floor
BY: Premier Construction Prod ...

Prevent Cracks with Volume Stable Concrete. The University of Utah’s basketball team needed to avoid concrete shrinkage and curling if they we ...Read more

Dam Repair
BY: Premier Construction Prod ...

After historic flooding to Fort Randall Dam, located in South Dakota, inspections made it clear there needed to be repairs toward the dam to prom ...Read more

Cathedral Flooring
BY: Premier Construction Prod ...

Listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places, the Cathedral Church of St. Paul in Boston Massachusetts went through vigorous interio ...Read more

Delaware Bridge
BY: Premier Construction Prod ...

Around 40 years ago, the Rodgers Roads Bridge over I-95 was built in Wilmington, Delaware. In order to preserve the bridge's structural integrit ...Read more

Airport Garage
BY: Premier Construction Prod ...

Logan International Airport, located in Boston, Massachusetts, decided to increase parking capacity in their West Garage that provided an additio ...Read more

California Reservoirs
BY: Premier Construction Prod ...

The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power began construction on two 55 MG enclosed reservoirs to protect drinking water that is currently ...Read more