New Format Welcome to the leading informational site on the post-tensioning construction method, sponsored by the Post-Tensioning Institute (PTI)a nonprofit organization for the advancement of post-tensioned, prestressed concrete design and construction. PTI represents a community of businesses and professionals dedicated to expanding quality post-tensioning applications.

Mission Statement

The Post-Tensioning Institute is recognized as the worldwide authority on post-tensioning. We are dedicated to expanding post-tensioning (PT) applications through marketing, education, research, teamwork, and code development while advancing the quality, safety, efficiency, profitability, and use of post-tensioning systems.


pti document public review 

When a draft PTI Standard is processed through PTI's standardization procedures, it is made available to public review for a 45-day period. Directions to download those drafts available for public review are provided below.

Click here to read draft PTI Standards and provide comments. Please note that these drafts are not final PTI Standards and may change based on comments from this public review.



Attend Full-Day PTI Design Seminars in 2014

Earn Professional Development Hours (PDHs) and learn about PT design, analysis and construction considerations from industry experts. Hands-on examples will be used to provide you with a working knowledge of the topics covered.

Learn more about all of the PTI Design Seminars offered and special request opportunities on the Education Resources page.

Seminar Type
Date
Location
  Registration
In-Depth Design and Analysis of Post-Tensioned Building Structures  July 28, 2014
 Houston, TX - Holiday Inn Houston West-Energy Corridor
Flyer  Online 


upcoming opportunities to earn pti personnel certification in 2014

Proper training and education of personnel involved in PT field operations are vital to ensuring the performance, serviceability, durability, and safety of PT concrete construction. Visit the Personnel Certification page to view the entire 2014 schedule, learn about special requests and register. Use the links provided below to register for an upcoming workshop. 
WorkshopType
Date
Location
  Registration
Level 1 Unbonded PT- Field Installation
 July 19-20
 Chicago, IL - Courtyard Chicago O'Hare Flyer
Online
Level 1 Unbonded PT- Field Installation  August 9-10
 Ontario, CA - Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ontario Airport Flyer Online
Level 1 Unbonded PT- Field Installation  September 6-7
 Orlando, FL - Holiday Inn Orlando International Airport
Flyer Online
(Spanish) Level 1 Unbonded PT- Field Installation
 October 11-12
 Houston, TX  Flyer  Online 
Level 1 & 2 Unbonded PT Inspector  July 25-27
 Houston, TX - Holiday Inn Houston West-Energy Corridor
Flyer
Online
Level 1 & 2 Unbonded PT Inspector  August 22-24
 Atlanta, GA - Holiday Inn-Atlanta Airport South
Flyer Online
Level 1 & 2 Unbonded PT Inspector  September 26-28
 Denver, CO - Holiday Inn Denver-Cherry Creek
Flyer Online
Level 1 & 2 Unbonded PT Ironworker (Accelerated)
 August 15-17
 Dallas, TX - Holiday Inn DFW Airport South
Flyer
Online
Level 1 & 2 Bonded PT Field Specialist  July 16-18
 Chicago, IL Location Information Flyer Online
Level 1 & 2 Bonded PT Field Specialist  October 22-24
 Baltimore, MD
Flyer Online

Note: Venue size limitations may require some classes to place a cap on registration prior to the workshop. Workshops fill quickly, register early to ensure your space.

Visit the Personnel Certification page to view the entire 2014 schedule, learn about special requests and register.


join a pti technical or certification committee

Voting members of PTI technical and certification committees are essential to the development of PTI. Click here for an application.


 

 

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