WesTek Enterprises Ltd can provide engineering assistance for using GFRP rebar in your project.
WesTek Enterprises Ltd is also currently in a development and testing program of a sandwich wall system for single story shop buildings. This building system features a double wythe concrete layer covering a foam core creating a strong structural wall combined with providing a very good insulation value.
Design and Standards
FRP Rebar is relatively new in the FRP industry. There are however a number of standards that are readily available to assist professionals in confidently using FRP in their design.
- CAN/CSA-S806-12 (2002 and 2012), “Design and Construction of Building Structures with Fiber-Reinforced Polymers,” Canadian Standards Association.
- CAN/CSA-S807-10 (2010 and 2019), “Specification for Fiber-Reinforced Polymers,” Canadian Standards Association.
- CAN/CSA-S6-06 (2006) plus CAN/CSA S6S1-10 (2010Supplement), “Canadian Highway Bridge Design Code,” Canadian Standards Association.