A special utility industrial floor for Eicher Volvo, Pithampur with an area of 7,990 Sq. Mtr. especially to be used as a paint shop.
The utility of the floor was to be used as a paint shop of heavy vehicles. Hence, there was a clear requirement of handling heavy loads, clear height and larger span.
By applying Monostrand Unbonded Post-Tensioning System in this floor of this paint shop. P-T beams are laid horizontally and vertically throughout the floor in an area of 7,990 Sq. Mtr. All vertical beams are laid equidistant at distance of 3mtr.
Single span P-T beam of span as long as 24mtr. was provided in spite of very heavy loading i.e. live load of 1300 kg/sq. m, superimposed dead load of 200 kg/sq. m.
Hence, all the critical requirements of were achieved and is operational since 2011.