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Eglinton Crosstown LRT - Ontatio

2012

Project Details:
Pultrall supplied V•ROD GFRP (glass fiber-reinforced polymer) in caisson cages in a soft-eye tunneling application at the first launch site for the TBMs in the $8.2 billion Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit project. V•ROD GFRP reinforcement is used in this specific tunneling application where TBMs can bore through soft-eye areas of caisson reinforcement cages. V•ROD GFRP rebar used to reinforce 11.8m long GFRP cages (diametres of of cage was 1100mm). Highest grade 60GPa 25m vertical bars and 15m braces were used along with #4 (13m) 50GPa circular ties.

See the ''Project Report''
 
  • GFRP cage inside the lining
  • Pre-tying of the GFRP cage on site
  • Lowering the GFRP cage in the lining