Crack preventing shell for RCC rods

Name : Aparna .T.A.

District & State :  Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Category : Engineering

Award :   ignite

Award Function :   IGNITE 2008 Awards

Award Year : 2015

Innovation Description

Shells with fins and foam are fitted to the ends of steel rods used in construction of houses. These prevent corrosion and provide space for thermal expansion preventing cracks and leading to longer life of the structure