Published on 30 September 2021
There are numerous types of steel fibres sold around the world. When approaching the design of a Steel Fibre Reinforced Concrete (SFRC) slab, it is important to understand the individual characteristics of a particular fibre. Not all fibres perform in the same way at the same dosage. Fibre types can be differentiated by means of testing and their respective results.
Xavier Delattre, Twintec Australia’s Engineering Manager, looks at beam testing and the results achieved to enable a robust design.