As the world continues to increase its digital footprint and generate content, data centers (also known as server farms and data warehouses) are essential to North America’s technological infrastructure.
In short, absolutely it can. Helix Micro Rebar has been proven to offer more benefits than any other concrete product to your construction team. It’s the better way to build with concrete!
Rebar has its place in the world, but for many concrete applications, there’s another concrete reinforcement option that’s just, well, better. As more and more people use Helix Micro Rebar, there is a larger number of construction industry leaders who are understanding the benefits.
It’s a Small Piece of Steel With Many Benefits
Helix Micro Rebar is stronger – It increases fatigue resistance by up to 300% and flexural strength by up to 33%.
Helix Micro Rebar has more support – Helix Steel’s engineering team assists at every step of the construction process, from design to mixing to installation and beyond.
Helix Micro Rebar reduces construction time – Our customers say they save one day of construction for every 10,000 square feet of rebar they replace.
Helix Micro Rebar reduces material delays – Helix Micro Rebar is ready to deliver to your jobsite.
It’s a Small Piece of Steel With Many Applications
Helix Micro Rebar can be used in many places where concrete is needed, from walls to roads to tunnels.
Concrete slabs – Premix Helix Micro Rebar at your batch plant, resulting in direct discharge that saves days of labor costs.
Concrete walls – Build stronger walls, finish jobs faster and reduce the need for costly rebar installation.
ICF walls – Helix Micro Rebar is proven in thousands of ICF structures since 2006 and is in compliance with the IBC and IRC.
Footings and foundations – A simple dig-and-fill-with-concrete approach eliminates the need for complex rebar cages in footings, foundations and pilasters – saving time in the process.
High-performance concrete – Helix Micro Rebar’s patented twist allows for lower dosages than traditional high-performance mixes, making our product easier to mix and place.
Roads and infrastructure – Helix Micro Rebar has been proven in pavements for over a decade, with excellent corrosion resistance, reduced concrete thicknesses and increased fatigue life.
Precast – Helix Steel engineers provide stamped designs for standard precast applications while helping to greatly reduce the amount of time your team spends on reinforcement.
Tunnel linings – Helix Micro Rebar is manufactured in America and exceeds industry standards for full-scale precast tunnel segments and shotcrete applications.
It’s a Proven Alternative to Traditional Concrete Reinforcement Backed by Full-Service Support
You are not only buying a product when you choose Helix Micro Rebar. You have access to a dedicated team of designers and project management specialists that are available to help you with your project. How does Helix Steel help?
Engineering – Our team works with you to determine precise dosage requirements to maximize your concrete strength and reduce your labor hours.
Procurement – Helix Micro Rebar is often available to ship to your site in a matter of days.
Construction support – We strive to make your concrete project better whether you’re a contractor, ready-mix supplier, developer, engineer, contractor or anyone else.
Field support – Helix Steel personnel look forward to being on-site and ready to assist you to ensure your first experience is remarkable.
Discover the Better Way to Build with Concrete
Helix Steel has been trusted by some of the world’s largest brands, including Amazon, FedEx, General Motors and Hilton hotels. We’re here to help you better understand the value of our concrete reinforcement for your next project. There is no risk for you – start your journey with Helix Micro Rebar today by downloading our free e-brochure that has much more detail for you and your team. Then contact our team to have a one-on-one conversation with one of our team members.
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Water, salts, and other chemicals – they all cause rebar corrosion that can negatively affect the integrity of reinforced concrete structures. The solution? Helix® Micro Rebar®. Unlike conventional rebar, Helix has been tested and proven to resist corrosion in three major ways.