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Homepage 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.


2015 PTI Project Awards - Call for Entries Due December 31

PTI is now accepting entries for the 2015 PTI Project Awards, a competition recognizing excellence in post-tensioning applications. Owners, architects, engineers, contractors, and post-tensioning suppliers are invited to submit projects completed in the last seven years that use post-tensioning as a structural component. Categories include:

  • Bridges
  • Buildings
  • Industrial/Special Applications
  • Parking Structures
  • Repair, Rehabilitation and Strengthening
  • Slab-on-Ground
Click here to visit the Project Awards page and download the official call for entries and project submission forms. Entries are due December 31, 2014. Awards will be presented at the PTI Awards Dinner on Monday, April 27, 2015 in conjunction with the 2015 PTI Convention in Houston, TX.




Upcoming Opportunities to Earn PTI Personnel Certification in 2014/2015

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.  Use the links provided below to register for an upcoming workshop.  


WorkshopType

Date

Location
  Registration
Level 1 Unbonded PT- Field Installation January 24-25 Denver, CO Flyer Online
Level 1 Unbonded PT- Field Installation February 2-3 Las Vegas, NV Flyer Online
Level 1 Unbonded PT- Field Installation March 21-22 Miami, FL Flyer Online
Level 1 Unbonded PT- Field Installation April 11-12 Charlotte, NC Flyer Online
 
Slab-on-Ground Installer-Stressor April 25-26 Houston, TX Flyer Online
Slab-on-Ground Installer-Stressor July 25-26 Phoenix, AZ Flyer Online
   
Level 1 & 2 Unbonded PT Inspector November 21-23, 2014
Orlando, FL - Holiday Inn Orlando International Airport
Flyer Online
Level 1 & 2 Unbonded PT Inspector December 5-7, 2014 Vancouver, BC, CAN - Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel
Flyer  Online
Level 1 & 2 Unbonded PT Inspector January 23-25 Phoenix, AZ Flyer  Online
Level 1 & 2 Unbonded PT Inspector March 13-15 Oklahoma City, OK Flyer  Online
Level 1 & 2 Unbonded PT Inspector April  17-19 Atlanta, GA Flyer  Online
Level 1 & 2 Unbonded PT Inspector May 15-17 Dallas, TX Flyer  Online
   
Level 1 & 2 Unbonded PT Ironworker (Accelerated) April 30 - May 2 Houston, TX Flyer  Online
Level 1 & 2 Unbonded PT Ironworker (Accelerated) September 11-13 Los Angeles, CA Flyer  Online
   
Level 1 & 2 Bonded PT Field Specialist February 11-13
Pittsburgh, PA Flyer Online
Level 1 & 2 Bonded PT Field Specialist March 25-27
Gainesville, FL Flyer Online
Level 1 & 2 Bonded PT Field Specialist April 22-24
Baltimore, MD Flyer Online
Level 1 & 2 Bonded PT Field Specialist May 13-15
St. Paul, MN 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.
             - For Registrations 3 days or closer to the workshop, a $50 administrative surcharge will be added  

Visit the Personnel Certification page to view the entire 2015 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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