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Pier Caps and Abutments for Exact Installation

American Concrete Products manufactures precast pier and abutment caps to standard and project specific applications.

These components are installed under traffic without disturbing the train schedule. Steel piling is driven into the ground through the existing structure and cut off to the exact height so the caps and abutments can be welded in place.

Contact an American Concrete Products – Railroad Division representative for more pier cap and abutment information.

STANDARD SPECIFICATIONS

C457 - Microscopical Determination of Air-Void Content and Parameters of the Air-Void System in Hardened Concrete

C666 – Resistance of Concrete to Rapid Freezing and Thawing

C114 – Methods for Chemical Analysis of Hydraulic Cement

C1567 – Standard Test Method for Determining the Potential Alkali-Silica Reactivity of Combinations of Cementitious Materials and Aggregate (Accelerated Mortar-Bar Method)

C227 – Standard Test Method for Potential Alkali Reactivity of Cement-Aggregate Combinations (Mortar-Bar Method

C131– Resistance to Degradation of Small Size Coarse Aggregate by Abrasion and Impact in the Los Angeles Machine

C295 – Recommended Practice for Petrographic Examination of Aggregates for Concrete

C33 – Concrete Aggregates

C40 – Organic Impurities in Fine Aggregate for Concrete

C88 – Soundness of Aggregate by Use of Sodium Sulfate or Magnesium Sulfate

C1260 – Standard Test Method for Potential Alkali Reactivity of Aggregates ( Mortar Bar Method)

C227 – Standard Test Method for Potential Alkali Reactivity of Cement-Aggregate Combinations (Mortar-Bar Method)

NOTES
  • Supplier must be PCI certified to the MNL 116 – Quality Control for Plants and Production of Precast Prestressed Concrete Products.
  • Supplier must be certified to the M-1003 Quality Assurance Standard of the Association of American Railroads (AAR).
  • Supplier must provide Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) for each item produce as directed by the Railroad Engineer.