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PRODUCT INFORMATION

 

Why GatorBar? This brochure tells the GatorBar story. Faster Install + Better Concrete = Better Business

GatorBar Brochure

Download our spec sheet for GatorBar data and physical properties.

Gatorbar Spec Sheet

View GatorBar case study flyer noting time savings due to using Gatorbar with KodiKlip. 

Gatorbar Case Study Flyer

In coastal regions, especially, the effects of corrosion are detrimental on infrastructure designed with steel. 

Combating Corrosion with Gatorbar

 WHITEPAPERS

 

Learn about how using FRP rebar in slab on grade applications can be beneficial in this whitepaper by Steven E. Williams, PE. 

Slab on Grade Whitepaper

This whitepaper discusses the advantages of bundling BFRP rebar and shows how it can be used in design and construction.

Bundling White Paper

Review evaluation by Ian N. Robertson, PhD, P.E. regarding using GatorBar in reinforced concrete applications in Hawaii.

GatorBar Evaluation Report

Review capabilities of Neuvokas Engineers by reading through their proposed solutions to a customer's over budget situation. 

Subbase Improvements Paper

GENERAL DESIGNS / STAMPED DRAWINGS

 

This stem wall was designed with GatorBar and stamped by Patrick Ford, Professional Engineer licensed in Oregon. 

Stamped Stem Wall Design Oregon 

This stem wall was designed with GatorBar and stamped by Patrick Ford, Professional Engineer licensed in Washington.

Stamped Stem Wall Design Washington

Use this chart to determine whether or not GatorBar will be a good fit for your flat basement wall.

Flat Basement Wall Design Chart

Download drawings of a footing designed with #3 GatorBar, stamped by Steve Williams, a Professional Engineer licensed in Michigan.

Footing Design

This letter, written by Steve Williams, PE, explains how GatorBar can be used in spread footings and stem walls.

Spread Footings and Stem Wall Letter

Download the structural calculations to design with GatorBar in sound barrier precast applications.

Structural Calculations for Sound Barrier Reinforcement 

Review the design computations for a 1,500 gallon tank reinforced with #3 BFRP GatorBar.

Download Tank Design Using BFRP Reinforcement

Analyze design computations for a 5x5 vault reinforced with #3 BFRP GatorBar. 

Download Vault Design Using BFRP Reinforcement

TESTING RESULTS

 

GatorBar was utilized in a Near Surface Mounted (NSM) repair application test with great results.

Flexural performance evaluation of NSM basalt FRP-strengthened concrete beams using digital image correlation system

In this test performed at Michigan Technological University, two curb stops underwent stress until they could no longer bear the load. One was reinforced with #3 steel and the other with #3 GatorBar. Check out the results below. 

Gatorbar Vs. Steel Curb Stop Test

LETTERS OF APPROVAL

 

The City of Houston approved the use of Basalt FRP rebar in various non-structural applications.

City of Houston Letter

The Houston Contractors Association (HCA) played a role in the City of Houston product approval process.

HCA Approval Letter

The American Council of Engineering Companies of Houston (ACEC Houston) asissted in the City of Houston approval of Basalt FRP rebar.

ACEC Approval Letter

After reviewing GatorBar product data, the City of Haslet, Texas has approved its use in various applications.

City of Haslet No Objection Letter

Neuvokas presented GatorBar to the City of Arlington, Texas. The letter states their interest in pursuing the use of GatorBar in various projects.

City of Arlington No Objection Letter

GatorBar was approved for use in Curb & Gutter Projects in the State of Michigan following a trial project completed in August of 2016.

MDOT Curb & Gutter Approval Letter

The City of Fort Worth will allow Basalt FRP rebar to be used in certain projects.

City of Fort Worth Special Provision for Basalt FRP for Concrete Reinforcement