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Reinforcement (Engineering) (Fcbygx)

The addition of a strengthening material to a basic construction material, either internally or externally, in such a manner that the two materials act together to resist forces. (Source: Team: adapted from AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
Steel reinforcement
Broader Term
Concrete construction (Fcbyg)
Narrower Terms
Longitudinal reinforcement (Fcbygxm)
Shear reinforcement (Fcbygxs)
Transverse reinforcement (Fcbygxt)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Concrete curing (Fcbygf)
Concrete finishing (Fcbygj)
Formwork (Fcbygm)
Joint construction (Fcbygo)
Joint sealing (Fcbygp)
Concrete mixing (Fcbygr)
Concrete placing (Fcbygt)
Segmental construction (Fcbygu)
Scoring (Concrete) (Fcbygv)