Rebar and Post Tensioning: Detailing & Placing Issues
Date & Time: Thursday Feb 07, 2019
Duration: 55 minutes
Location: Phoenix Room B
Rebar detailing and placing difficulties and tendencies. Congestion of rebar and post tensioning reinforcing at anchor zone locations. Basic principles of post tensioning. Safe practices and techniques for rebar and post tensioning.
Rick V. Dozzi, P.Eng - Post-Tensioning Manager/Engineer, Canadian BBR Inc.
Mr. Dozzi has worked in the post-tensioning construction industry for more than 25 years. Mr. Dozzi began as a junior engineer and has became the post-tensioning engineer for Harris PT throughout Canada. Harris PT operated two post-tensioning offices; Stoney Creek, Ontario and Delta, British Columbia. From these locations, Harris PT participated in the construction of prestress structures from coast to coast. Mr. Dozzi joined Canadian BBR after Harris Rebar decided to focus their concentration on the rebar industry. Mr. Dozzi is experienced in the supply and placing of both mild reinforcing and high strength prestress steel. Mr. Dozzi’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to, estimating, pricing, bidding, procurement of materials, detailing, engineering and project management. Mr. Dozzi has participated in the construction of a wide variety of projects including: Toronto International Airport Garage, Frontage and Access bridges to the Toronto Airport Garage and Terminals, Ottawa Airport Parking Garage, Don Mills Shopping Centre Garage, Niagara Casino Gateway Project, private, municipal & provincial structures, as well as rehabilitation of existing structures.
Reinforcing Steel Institute of Canada