Current systems are either costly or time consuming to erect and have limitations. Cast-in-place slabs have become too expensive and time-consuming due to extensive field formwork. The Nebraska Inverted Tee (IT) system was designed for use by small contractors in sparsely populated areas where relatively modest erection equipment exists. The ITs were developed in "hard" metric units, i.e., using round-figure millimeters.
Fact Sheet ID Number
Composite Materials & Technologies
precast inverted beam, precase concrete, t beam, construction material
Date of this Version
ECT Team, Purdue, "Precast Inverted T Beam" (2007). ECT Fact Sheets. Paper 33.